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.
Exploring begins by looking at what we find at home and then moves into exploring your garden and the the towns and shops around us. The book also covers travel and how we can explore the world around us and what we might find in different places around the world. A must for any budding explorer!
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.