|About the Book|
Claude Ponti is a prolific author, painter, and illustrator, known for his humorous explorations of the nonsense world of dreams. His first picture book, Adele’s Album, was created to amuse his young daughter- he has since authored more than sixty children’s books. On a personal note, Claude says: I’m left-handed- I prefer cats to dogs (they don’t lick people)- and I’m not a vegetarian because I can’t stand the cry of the lettuce or the carrot wrenched from the earth. He also fondly remembers climbing trees as a young boy, looking for the best spot to sit and read a book. Claude Ponti currently divides his time between the French countryside (where there are many birds, such as pheasants) and Paris (where there are pigeons).