The Story of the Dancing Frog, first published by Red Fox 1984 An exceptional frog dances Swan Lake in Russia.
“Illustration “a language that we can all understand”, it’s very accessible, Quentin Blake tells us
Danny the Champion of the World, written by Roald Dahl, first published by Jonathan Cape 1975 Danny's father with handfuls of sleeping pheas.
How Tom Beat Captain Najork and His Hired Sportsmen, written by Russell Hoban, first published by Jonathan Cape 1974 The formidable Aunt Fidget Wonkham-Strong and her nephew Tom.
Quentin Blake "Inside Stories" @ House of Illustration, London
Blake’s images for Roald Dahl’s book and his own creations such as Zagazoo and Mrs Armitage have given immense pleasure to readers for decades. This terrific book explores his imagination
The Boy in the Dress, written by David Walliams, first published by HarperCollins 2008 Dennis and his friend Lisa discuss shoes as they walk home from school.
The Wild Washerwomen, written by John Yeoman, first published by Hamish Hamilton 1979 The washerwomen go out on the rampage.