The twist in the tail is a brilliant ending in this deliciously original new take on a traditional tale. Can the Good Little Wolf be made into a real wolf by the Big Bad Wolf? It looks like he can - and he can use his badness to a good end. So, the moral is, the Good Little Wolf has the last laugh? But does he?
Once upon a time there was a wolf called Rolf - a good little wolf who liked baking cakes and was always kind to his friends. But real wolves aren't supposed to be good - they're supposed to be BIG and BAD. Can a good little wolf still be a real wolf? And will Rolf discover there's something big and bad lurking inside him after all?
'... a hilarious debut... Quirky illustrations and the depiction of an utterly endearing
Rolf are just a precursor to the wonderful twist at the end.' - Vanessa Lewis, The
|Publication date:||2nd June 2011|
|Publisher:||Jonathan Cape Ltd an imprint of Random House Children's Books|
|Suitable for:||3+ readers|
Nadia Shireen enjoyed making homemade magazines and comics as a child. She studied law at university and then worked in magazine journalism; it was during this time that she started to draw again. After a lifetime of doodling in the sidelines, Nadia decided to pay some attention to drawing and in 2007 was accepted onto an MA course in Children's Book Illustration at Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge. Her debut book Good Little Wolf received a mention in the Bologna Ragazzi Opera Prima Award and won the UKLA Book Award. Nadia has been shortlisted for the Roald Dahl Funny Prize and the ...More About Nadia Shireen