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About the Author
Mick Manning grew up in Haworth, West Yorkshire. He has an MA in Natural History illustration from the Royal College of Art. Brita Granstrom grew up on a Swedish farm and has an MFA in Fine Art from Konstfack, Stockholm. The couple have 3 sons and live in Northumberland. Their first book together The World is Full of Babies won the Smarties Silver Award in 1996 and their second book, What's Under the Bed? took the TES Junior Information Book Award in 1997. In 2000, Wash, Scrub, Brush! won the English Association's non fiction award for the best picture book with Let's Party making the shortlist in 2001. Brita won both Parenting Magazine's Books of the Year and the Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Gold Award 2000 with her illustrations for Judy Hindley's Eyes, Nose, Fingers, Toes. Their first book for Frances Lincoln was Fly on the Wall: Roman Fort.