Michael Foreman''s illustrations document the detail of post-war Britain. For children of today, this boo k recreates an enchanting world - a time of innocence, wonde r and simple pleasures that is illuminated by the artist''s v ivid memory. '
Michael Foreman's numerous books for children have earned him widespread recognition as one of the world's leading illustrators. He has regularly collaborated with Terry Jones, Michael Morpurgo and others while several of his own books are also considered modern classics. Titles include War Boy, War Game, Terry Jones's Erik the Viking and Animal Tales, Michael Morpurgo's Farm Boy and many more.