Mick Manning and Brita Granström’s approach to non-fiction for younger children has revolutionised our bookshelves."
Lindsey Fraser, Scotsman
Nominated for the Kate Greenaway medal.2018
HB: April 2017
HB : £14.99
278 X 235mm
48 pages : Age 7+
Books! Books! Books!
Explore Inside the Greatest Library on Earth
A handmade gospel hidden in a saint’s coffin; a HUGE atlas that takes six people to lift it; a tiny prayer book carried by a queen to her execution; the original handwritten manuscript of Alice in Wonderland; books so rare and valuable they are kept in a bomb-proof store-room. The British Library is an amazing place!
From man-eating monsters and brave knights to wicked witches, lost children, haunted moors, magical creatures and flying machines award-winning duo Mick and Brita bring to life the amazing and extraordinary history of the book through the treasures of the largest library in the world – the BRITISH LIBRARY. LET’S GO INSIDE!
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