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.
Seasons is an exciting look at the world around us as it changes throughout the year. From seedlings growing in spring and showing how they are planted, to the flowers and insects you might find in the summer months followed by harvesting, and the arrival of Autumn and finally Winter and the fun to be had in the snow!
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.