Exquisite collectible gift book and signed art print in celebration of the 50th anniversary of Judith Kerr's classic children's book, The Tiger Who Came to Tea. The perfect gift for baby's first Christmas!
The Tiger has been coming to Tea for 50 glorious years! First published in 1968 and never out of print, The Tiger Who Came to Tea by Judith Kerr (creator of Mog the Forgetful Cat), has become a timeless classic enjoyed and beloved by generations of children. Children love Judith Kerr's magical picture book and inimitable illustrations, and will enjoy reading aloud time and time again. Created in celebration of the 50th anniversary, this beautiful slipcased hardback book comes with an exclusive signed art print of Sophie and the Tiger.
This exquisite gift edition is available for a limited time only. Order your copies now for baby's first Christmas or as a unique collectible christening gift, for collectors of classic children's books and for Judith Kerr fans of all ages.
The magic begins at teatime!
Judith Kerr OBE was born in Berlin. Her family left Germany in 1933 to escape the rising Nazi party, and came to England. She studied at the Central School of Art and later worked as a scriptwriter for the BBC. Judith married the celebrated screenwriter Nigel Kneale in 1954. She left the BBC to look after their two children, who inspired her first picture book, The Tiger Who Came to Tea. Published in 1968 and never out of print in the fifty years since, it has become a much-loved classic and perennial bestseller. Judith celebrated her 95th birthday in 2018, was awarded the Booktrust Lifetime Achievement Award in 2016, and continues to write and illustrate children's books from her home in London.