Riddle Me This! Riddles and Stories to Sharpen Your Wits by Hugh Lupton


Riddle Me This! Riddles and Stories to Sharpen Your Wits by Hugh Lupton

Wacky riddles, witty puzzles, and zany brainteasers from around the globe are accompanied by Sophie Fatus' quirky, vibrant illustrations in this entertaining book. Children and adults alike will love testing their wits with these mind-bending riddles and riddling stories. This captivating book will encourage children to think more deeply about the different ways words can be interpreted while developing problem-solving skills. It is written by internationally recognised, award-winning author Hugh Lupton.

About the Author

Hugh Lupton has worked as a professional storyteller for seventeen years. He has a particular passion for Greek, Celtic, Norse and Anglo-Saxon mythological tales, for ballads and for stories of his native East Anglia. He has worked with Barefoot Books on a number of award-winning projects, including The Story Tree (HC: 978-1-84148-311-5; PB with CD: (978-1-90523-612-1), Tales of Wisdom and Wonder (PB with CD: 978-1-84148-191-3), and The Adventures of Odysseus (978-1-84148-799-1). Sophie Fatus is a full-time illustrator and sculptress, who studied at the prestigious Academy of Fine Art in Paris. Her brightly coloured illustrations and quirky style are world-renowned and have graced the pages of several other Barefoot books including Journey Home from Grandpa's (978-1-90523-637-4),The Farmyard Jamboree (PB with music CD:978-1-84686-030-0), The Story Tree (HC: 978-1-84148-311-5; PB with CD: 978-1-90523-612-1), Babushka (978-1-84148-352-8) and My Daddy is a Pretzel (HC: 978-1-84148-150-0; PB:978-1-90523-682-4). Sophie lives in Florence.

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64 pages


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Publication date

1st March 2007



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Barefoot Books Ltd is an imprint of Barefoot Books

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