Author(s): Ursula Jones
Through her great capacity to love, a kind and beautiful maid releases a handsome prince from the spell which has made him an ugly beast.
Stylishly illustrated by Sarah Gibb. -- Sunday Express 20121216 Some picture books are also works of art and Sarah Gibb's elegant illustrations, and particularly her silhouettes, make this an example. Jones returns to the traditional 18th Century tale for this stunning publication. -- Newcastle Journal 20121222 Sarah Gibb's cleverly contrasting illustrations make this version of the fairytale classic one to treasure. -- Cork Evening Echo 20121228
Ursula Jones is an award-winning author and actress. She has written many books for children, including The Witch's Children and the Queen, winner of the Nestle Gold Award, and The Witch's Children go to School, winner of the Roald Dahl Funny Prize. Ursula lives in London and France. Sarah Gibb studied at Central St Martin's College of Art and the University of Brighton. Her illustrations have appeared in publications all over the world, including Vogue, Elle and Time Magazine. Sarah has illustrated many books for children, including the bestselling Tiara Club series. She lives in London with her husband and two young children.