The Giraffe and the Pelly and Me
The Giraffe, The Pelly and Me
London: Jonathan Cape, 1998.
A large-format children's story, with inimitable illustrations by Quentin Blake.
A clever band of animals help a young boy start a window-cleaning business, which leads to the opening of a marvelous sweet shop, where they can also live.
Hardcover, issuedwithout jacket.