Jackie Morris & Ted Hughes- How the Whale Became and other Stories
- Illustrated by Jackie Morris
- Format: Paperback, 296x214 mm, 96 pages
- Language: English
In these poetic and funny creation stories by the late Poet Laureate Ted Hughes they describe how animals became to be, complimented by Jackie Morris' beautiful illustrations in her own distinctive style.
Long ago when the world was brand new, before animals or birds, the sun rose into the sky and brought the first day. To begin with, all the creatures were pretty much alike - very different from what they are now. Those that wanted to be lions practiced being lions. But there were other creatures that came about in different ways ...