“Rogers’ deft management of perspective and movement, his clever visual jokes and intertextual allusions, and his careful compositions demonstrate once again his masterful storytelling in the wordless genre.”--BCCB
“A delightful little excursion for busy imaginations.”--Booklist
"A superb, witty book that will appeal both to squirmy, clueless kids and educated art connoisseurs."-Horn Book, starred
“Rogers’s visual narrative is both an aesthetic treat and masterful storytelling.”-School Library Journal, starred
“All's well that ends well, as this frolic does, with a sublime comeuppance for all the bullies, then and now.” -Kirkus
About the Author
Gregory Rogers is one of Australia's finest children's book illustrators and in 1995 was awarded the prestigious Kate Greenaway Medal for Way Home by Libby Hathorn. His first book for Roaring Brook Press, The Boy, The Bear, The Baron, The Bard, was a New York Times Best Illustrated Book of the Year. He divides his time between Brisbane, Australia and Denver, Colorado.