In this delightful series of books, under GMC’s exciting new imprint, Button Books, Alain Grée’s stunning vintage illustrations leap out from every page. Alain Grée’s beautiful illustrations from the 1960s and 70s are known the world over. With their naivety of form and bold use of colour, their charm is undeniable.
Transport is one of the most popular subject areas for children and this book covers every type of vehicle imaginable. From cars and trucks to emergency vehicles, trains , boats, helicopters and planes, children will learn about all the different modes of transport and types of vehicles. Children will also find out how they work, where they go and all the things they help us to do, like work, go on holiday, visit friends and transport food and fuel.
Alain Grée is a French author and illustrator of children’s books. He has had over 300 books published, which have been translated into 20 different languages. He has also worked as a children’s broadcaster on French national television, produced three detective novels, ten ship navigation books and been a journalist for 20 years for Voiles et Voiliers (sailing ships) magazine. He is currently a graphic designer and editor for various advertising publications. Alain’s main hobby is sailing. He’s owned several boats since the 1970s and has crossed the Atlantic Ocean twice. He finds his sailing trips provide the perfect time out to work on new children’s stories and illustrations.