Description - Gulliver's Travels: Voyage to Lilliput by Jonathan Swift
Voyage to Lilliput, the first adventure in Jonathan Swift's Gulliver's Travels, is illustrated by new Children's Laureate Chris Riddell.
The first adventure of Jonathan Swift's Gulliver's Travels - the voyage to Lilliput - is illustrated by Children's Laureate Chris Riddell in brilliant, panoramic detail. His pictures complement Martin Jenkins' skilful retelling which is witty and accessible while remaining faithful to the darkly comic tone of Swift, arguably the foremost prose satirist in the English language. Voyage to Lilliput is taken from Jenkins and Riddell's original hardback, Jonathan Swift's Gulliver, winner of the Kate Greenaway Medal.
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(257mm x 283mm x 4mm)
Walker Books Ltd
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Martin Jenkins, a conservation biologist by trade, has written numerous children's books about the natural world. His books for Walker include The Story of Money, Fabulous Frogs and Exploring Space (coming in 2017). His book about penguins, The Emperor's Egg, won the Times Educational Supplement Information Book Award. Martin lives in Cambridge.
Children's Laureate Chris Riddell is an award-winning author, illustrator and political cartoonist for the Observer. He has twice won the Kate Greenaway Medal - the winning books were Jonathan Swift's Gulliver and Pirate Diary, both published by Walker. Chris recently provided illustrations for the Walker book A Great Big Cuddle by Michael Rosen. Chris lives in Brighton, Sussex.