Bob the bird is just like all his friends, apart from his skinny legs. When Bob is teased, he decides to try and change himself to fit in. But little does he know where all his efforts will lead him...This is an affirming picture book for age 3+ about the power of art and of being confident enough to be yourself.
"A dazzling example of picture book illustration."-The New York Times
"Loose, inky brushstrokes and hand-lettered text add to "Loose, inky brushstrokes and hand-lettered text add to the stylish presentation, and the message about taking criticism with a grain of salt, whether personal or artistic, lands with a light touch."-Publishers Weekly --This text refers to the Gebundene Ausgabe edition.
Marion Deuchars is an internationally acclaimed, award-winning illustrator with an instantly recognizable style. Her work includes covers for Penguin Books, commissions from The Guardian, New York Magazine and Jamie Oliver, as well as advertising campaigns for Volkswagen, Ford and Formula One. Her illustration and lettering is much loved and highly influential.