A bit of red here. A bit of red there. A bit of red... HEY! You're colouring on my side! This bit of the book is for BLUE.
So begins a colourful squabble that takes an unexpected turn - with a funny, feel-good ending!
SIMON RICKERTYstudied illustration at the Royal College of Art in London, where he won two awards and graduated with a Masters in Communication Art and Design. He won his first award at the tender age of four (the Bedfordshire under-fives Children's Book Drawing Competition!). He was shortlisted for the 2012 Waterstones Children's Books Prize for I Don't Want to be a Pea, published by OUP. Simon lives in Somerset.