- Vividly appealing illustrations.- Experiences that all children have.- A great gift book for a beginning reader.
Francesca Chessa graduated in architecture but now works as a children's illustrator. Since 1997 she has received several mentions and prizes in various international competitions, including the illustrators' Exhibition at the Bologna Book Fair in 1998. She has been published by Crown in the US (Farm Friends Clean Up and Forest Friends' Five Senses) and by Gakken in Japan (The Sheep Who Wanted to Fly). A Button Muddle is Francesca's first book for David Bennett Books.