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Song of the Wild

Written by Nicola Davies & illustrated by Petr Horacek
Published by Candlewick Press
Goodreads Rating - 4.3 / 5.0
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An extensive look at nature in verse. An essential introduction to the animal world with exquisitely modern illustrations.

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Who Wrote Song of the Wild

Nicola Davies
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Who Illustrated Song of the Wild

Petr Horacek

Petr Horácek was born on 30th June 1967 in Czechoslovakia. He grew up on the outskirts of Prague.

From the age of 15-19 Petr studied at the High School of Art in Prague. The school specialised mainly in design.

From age 19 Peter worked in a state design studio for two years.

He studied painting at the Academy of Fine Art in Prague from 1988. Petr graduated as a Master of Fine Art in 1994.
As a student Petr met his English wife Claire and in1995 they moved to England.

Petr started to write and illustrate books soon after his first child was born. The first books ‘Strawberries are Red’ and ‘What is Black and White?’ were published in 2001 and he received the Books For Children Newcomer Award in the same year.

Since then Petr has written and illustrated many books for children. In the UK he is mainly published by Walker Books and his books are translated into many languages. Petr has won awards for his books in Britain, USA and Holland. He lives in Worcester, England.

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