Little Red Hen by Michael Foreman
  

Synopsis

Little Red Hen by Michael Foreman

Chicken Licken cultivates her own patch of wheat while her lazy farmyard companions just sit and look on. But they don't know which side their bread is buttered for when all's said and done, she doesn't have a crumb of sympathy for them!

About the Author

Michael Foreman

Michael Foreman was our Guest Editor in March 2010 - click here - to see the books that inspired his writing.

Michael Foreman was born in Suffolk in 1938, and studied at Lowestoft School of Art, St Martin’s, London, and the Royal College of Art, where he won a scholarship to the USA in 1963. He has worked as an Art Director at Playboy and King magazines and still works as Art Editor of the literary journal Ambit.

He has also made animated films in Scandinavia and for the BBC. His first book, The General, (a picture book published in 1961), dealt with disarmament and received rave reviews. Since then he has illustrated more than thirty of his own books and over a hundred by authors as varied as Shakespeare, J.M. Barrie, the Brothers Grimm and former Python, Terry Jones. He has established a reputation as one of the world’s leading illustrators and has won numerous prizes including the Smarties Prize, the Kate Greenaway Medal (twice), the Francis Williams Prize (twice) and the Aigle d’Argent at the Festival International du Livre in France. Michael is married and has three sons.

He spends most of his time in London, but regularly visits St Ives, Cornwall, where he owns the painter Ben Nicholson’s old house.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages
Interest Age: from 0 to 5

Author

Michael Foreman
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Author's Website

https://literature.britishc...

Publisher

Red Fox an imprint of Random House Children's Publishers UK

Publication date

4th May 2000

ISBN

9780099403777


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