By the bestselling author of the How to Train Your Dragon series comes a reissue of the classic tale of Emily Brown and her old grey rabbit called Stanley.
A stunning reissue of this classic picture book. When the Queen steals Emily Brown's favourite toy and erstwhile companion, a toy rabbit called Stanley, Emily sets out to get him back and teach that naughty queen a valuable lesson!
Winner of the 2006 Nestle Gold Award, chosen for the Richard & Judy Christmas book party, a Bookaboo Book Club book as seen on CITV and read by Amanda Holden.
'Charming, funny and gets my vote as the best picture book of the year.' - Financial Times
Written by Cressida Cowell, the bestselling author of the How to Train Your Dragon series. http://www.cressidacowell.co.uk/
Illustrated by award winning Neal Layton, creator of Stanley's Stick.
This first time pairing of two acclaimed talents has created a visual feast - The Guardian
It's a touching story about how your favourite toy isn't necessarily your newest or most expensive and will engage any small child - The Mail on Sunday
Cowell has written the picture book of the year. - The Times
Inspired partnership. - The Sunday Telegraph
Illustrated with gloriously messy collages by Neal Layton, the funkiest illustrator on the block. - Daily Mail
A picture book that will be sought and loved . - The Independent
A touching story that will engage any small child. - The Mail on Sunday
Amazing adventures. - Guardian
Cressida grew up in Chelsea. She studied English Literature at Keble College, Oxford Universtiy. She then worked at Macmillan in the Fiction department. She took a BA at St Martins in graphic design and then an MA in Narrative Illustration in Brighton. She is married with two children.