Hugh Lupton's prestigous career as a prefessional storyteller spans over twenty years. Hugh's other books for Barefoot include Tales of Wisdom and Wonder (1998), which won the Books for Children Mother Goose Award in 1999, and The Story Tree (2001), which was chosen by Smithsonian Magazine as a Notable Book for Children, 2001. He has performed throughout Britain, North and South America, Europe and Africa, telling stories from many cultures. He has a particular passion for Greek, Celtic, Norse and Anglo-Saxon mythological tales, for ballads, and for stories from his native East Anglia. The Adventures of Odysseus (2006) is Hugh's most recent project with Barefoot Books. Award-winning Irish illustrator Niamh Sharkey works in oils on a gessoed textured background to create the richness in colour that has quickly established her as a world class illustrator. Niamh has illustratrated several best-selling Barefoot Books including Tales of Wisdom and Wonder (1998), The Gigantic Turnip (1998), Jack and the Beanstalk (1999) and Tales from Old Ireland (2000). In 1999, Niamh received the Books for Children Mother Goose Award for best new illustrator, as well as the Bisto Award, the Irish award for best illustrator. Niamh lives and works in Dublin, Ireland. She has three children.Biographie de l'auteur :
Hugh Lupton has been a professional storyteller for the past two decades. He has written many other titles for Barefoot Books, including The Story Tree + CD. When Hugh isn't performing in festivals around the world, he resides in East Anglia. Niamh Sharkey, an award-winning Irish illustrator, graduated from the College of Marketing and Design, Ireland, in 1994 with First Class Honours. She works in oils on a gessoed textured background to create the richness in colour that has already established her as a world class illustrator. Niamh has illustrated a number of best-selling titles at Barefoot Books: Tales from Old Ireland + CD, The Gigantic Turnip + CD and Tales of Wisdom and Wonder.
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