Take a step into the forest and join a young squirrel as she looks for her family in this sumptuous "touch and feel" layered board book. The perfect introduction for preschool children to animals and their habitats, this simple, charming story unfolds across a series of layered pages that increase in size, and shows different animal families as they go about their daily lives. With gently rhyming text and beautiful illustrations, the book encourages children to interact with the book and turn each page, delighting in the increasingly expansive forest spreads.
Laura Baker grew up in Canada with a passion for stories. She now lives in a lovely coastal town in Wales with her husband, two sons and big basset hound. She loves finding special stories to tell in the everyday, relatable world of a child (or dog).
Nadia Taylor is a designer and printmaker based in London, England. Her colourful prints are filled with bold shapes and striking pattern. She loves screen-printing and the whole process informs her work – from the use of a limited colour palette to the incorporation of textures and dark outlines.