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I'll Take You To Mrs Cole!

Written by Nigel Gray

Illustrated by Michael Foreman

I'll Take You To Mrs Cole! Synopsis

Whenever he is naughty, a young boy's mother threatens him with Mrs Cole, who appears to be a disreputable character living nearby in total chaos. One day he runs away from home and finds himself outside Mrs Cole's house. She invites him in and he discovers that Mrs Cole's noisy, kindly house is welcoming and warm and far from being frightening. 'Funny, touching and true' Sunday Telegraph 'One of the most outstanding young children's picture books for some time.' Financial Times

I'll Take You To Mrs Cole! Press Reviews

Funny, touching and true * Sunday Telegraph * One of the most outstanding young children's picture books for some time. * Financial Times * Michael Foreman deserves all the applause he gets. * Independent *

Book Information

ISBN: 9780862644079
Publication date: 20th August 1998
Author: Nigel Gray
Illustrator: Michael Foreman
Publisher: Andersen Press Ltd
Format: Paperback / softback
Pagination: 32 pages

About Nigel Gray

Nigel Gray was born in Northern Ireland and brought to England as a child. After leaving school he worked for eleven years in numerous unskilled jobs. He then went to the University of Lancaster as a mature student and was awarded a BA in English in 1974. In 1984 he was awarded an MA in Creative Writing at the University of East Anglia. He has worked as an actor and taught Modern Literature Courses for the University of Liverpool, Lancaster and the WEA. He has taught Creative Writing at several universities and writing workshops in schools, colleges, libraries and prisons. Michael Foreman ...

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