Author(s): Raymond Briggs
"With over 250 nursery rhymes, including both well-known favourites and hidden gems, this collection has something for every child. This collection is perfect for sharing and a gift to treasure. With beautiful illustrations by Raymond Briggs, the much-loved creator of The Snowman, this favourite classic is now available for a whole new generation of children. Winner of the Kate Greenaway Medal in 1966"
Raymond Briggs is one of our most respected and beloved artists. Born in Wimbledon in 1934, he studied at the Slade School of Fine Art and went on to produce a treasure trove of work. He has created characters that are now icons for generations of children, including Fungus the Bogeyman, Father Christmas and, of course, the beloved Snowman. He has won many awards over his career including the Kurt Maschler Award, The Children's Book of the Year and the prestigious Kate Greenaway Award for his Mother Goose Nursery Rhyme collection. Raymond lives in Sussex.