The Three Billy Goats Gruff (Once Upon A Timeless Tale)
|Series:||Once Upon a Timeless Tale|
The Billy Goats Gruff are headed up the mountain, but to get there they must first cross a bridge. The trouble is, a troll lives underneath it and he is very keen to gobble up those goats, one after the other. Luckily, the billy goats are smart. Luckier still, the troll is stupid./The story of The Three Billy Goats Gruff has been Norway's best-loved folk tale for nearly 200 years. This lively retelling, with exceptional illustrations by the talented Gaye Chapman, will delight a fresh generation of readers and ensure the story continues to be loved for many years to come.
Lynne Chapman has illustrated more than 30 children's books. She works in pastels, creating humorous but beautiful drawings that bring a whole range of characters to life, and burst with fun and vibrant colour. She loves the hands-on messiness of the chalk, its colour palette and unique texture. Lynne lives and works in Sheffield with her husband. For Egmont, Lynne has illustrated 'A Lark in the Ark', 'Baby Can Bounce!' and 'Baby Goes Baaaa!'. She is also the illustrator of other works such as 'Class Two at the Zoo', 'Class Three All at Sea', 'Dragons Dinner' and 'Bears on the Stairs'.