Billy is a bit of a worrier. He worries about hats and shoes. He worries about clouds and rain and giant birds. Most of all he worries about staying at other people's houses. His mum and dad try to help, but still Billy worries ...until a visit to his grandma's shows him how to overcome his fears with the aid of his imagination - and some tiny worry dolls.
Shortlisted for Kate Greenaway Medal 2008.
"* "Just right as a soothing companion for any child at bedtime."The Independent * "A perfect book for a child who worries."THE Book Magazine"
Anthony Browne is one of the most popular and stylistically distinctive children's book artists, with a number of outstanding titles to his credit, including Gorilla, My Dad and Into the Forest. In 2000, he won the prestigious Hans Christian Andersen Award (for Illustration) for his services to children's literature. He lives in Kent.