Beatrice and Vanessa

Author(s): John Yeoman

Picture Books

Beatrice, the ewe, and Vanessa, the nanny-goat, have spent their whole lives chomping and nattering in the same field. One dull day they decide to go on holiday, only taking with them some balloons and something more surprising, both of which turn out to be very handy ...

About the author:
John Yeoman is an English writer. Quentin Blake's friend and colleague, he has written many amusing stories for him to illustrate. Born in 1932, Quentin Blake has been drawing ever since he can remember. He was for ten years Head of the Illustration department at the Royal College of Art. Quentin Blake is Britain's leading illustrator, and was chosen as the first Children's Laureate in 1999. He was made a CBE in 2005.


Product Information

An unlikely pair of heroines take on a pack of wolves in this hilarious story, illustrated by the inimitable Quentin Blake.

John Yeoman is an English writer. Quentin Blake's friend and colleague, he has written many amusing stories for him to illustrate.


Born in 1932, Quentin Blake has been drawing ever since he can remember. He was for ten years Head of the Illustration department at the Royal College of Art. Quentin Blake is Britain's leading illustrator, and was chosen as the first Children's Laureate in 1999. He was made a CBE in 2005.

General Fields

  • : 9781849392693
  • : Andersen Press Ltd
  • : Andersen Press Ltd
  • : April 2011
  • : 280mm X 215mm X 5mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : September 2011
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : John Yeoman
  • : Paperback
  • : Quentin Blake
  • : 823.914
  • : 0-5
  • : 32
  • : chiefly col. Illustrations