Rachel Bright is a writer, illustrator, printmaker, and entrepreneur. She founded an award-winning stationery company called The Bright Side. It sold over 2 million cards in ite first few years and also now includes gift wrap and home ware. This stationery line can be found in places such as John Lewis, Waitrose, Selfridges and Paperchase, as well as in many independent outlets across the UK. It was at Kingston University that Rachel Bright trained in Graphics and won prizes for her typography, followed by an MA in Printmaking at UWE. Her striking illustrative style, using a mix of reclaimed type and etching coupled with her witty stories create uniquely entertaining picture books. Her titles include Mine, What Does Daddy Do? and My Sister is an Alien. In 2014, her title Love Monster made The New York Times Best Seller List.
We all worry. But nobody worries quite like Walter. As the Seriously Competitive Sports and Funday approaches, Walter’s worries start to roll out of control. What will his best friend Winnie and the other Woolybottomers do to help?
A heart-warming, laugh-out-loud adventure revealing that whatever happens, as long as you have your friends around you, there’s no need to worry!
Unique picture book talent, Rachel Bright, has created the wacky world of Woollybottom, a little town that sits on top of a very tall hill, and home to best friends, Walter and Winnie, and a whole host of other charming characters. Each book in the series gently and humorously addresses a ‘first experience’ that all young children will be able to relate to, in Rachel’s inimitable style.