Pierre says 'bonjour'. George says 'hello'. But . . . they both say 'achoo!' when they sneeze. The world is full of all sorts of people, speaking different languages and living different kinds of lives, but deep down people are basically the same wherever they live.
After studying at Harrow School of Art and the Royal College of Art, Melanie worked as a textile designer before writing and illustrating children's books. She is widely published and has won the Parents Choice Gold Award in the US for DO PIGS HAVE STRIPES? (Heinemann). Melanie lives in London and has two young twin sons.