This beautiful pop-up features a range of stunningly illustrated wild animals. With lyrical text, stylish images and inventive pop-ups, it will be a beautiful addition to any child’s shelf and a gorgeous introduction to some of the world’s most iconic creatures, featuring Maggie Bateson’s eye-catching paper engineering. Sebastien Braun’s rich and recognisable illustration introduces children to a zoo and a half’s worth of animals and, of course, the prowling tiger.
<b>Maggie Bateson</b> is a talented paper-engineer who has created many elaborate and beautiful carousel and pop-up books for children. Maggie is best known for her collaborative work with Louise Comfort on the intricate <i>My Fairy</i>…carousel series to Macmillan. She has also created a pop-up version of <i>Angelina Ballerina</i>. For Simon & Schuster, Maggie has worked on a number of books including <i>Monster House</i>, <i>Dinosaur Safari</i> and Alan Snow’s <i>How Santa Really Works</i>. Maggie lives in Buckinghamshire.<br />
Sebastien Braun studied fine arts in Strasbourg, France. His books include I Love My Baby, the Meeow series, versions of Goldilocks and the Three Bears and The Ugly Ducking (all Boxer Books), and I Love My Mommy and I Love My Daddy. Sebastien lives in the UK. (Bio via Sterling Fall 2018 Catalog.)