Author(s): Kes Gray
Auntie Sue is getting married and she's asked Daisy to be her bridesmaid. But Daisy doesn't do dresses and she certainly doesn't do lovely. Daisy wants to wear a football kit, or scuba gear, or her leopard skin suit, but Mum and Auntie Sue drag her off to the dress shop. Daisy thinks everything is Yuk! until she finally manages to strike a deal and design her own dress...
Kes Gray was noted by The Independent as one of the top ten children's authors in the UK in 2003 and twice winner of the Children's Book Award. He is the author of the award-winning Eat Your Peas and five more titles in the acclaimed Daisy series, as well as Our Twitchy and Who's Poorly Too?, illustrated by Mary McQuillan, and Billy's Bucket, illustrated by Garry Parsons (winner of the 2004 Red House Children's Book Award for Younger Readers). He also works as a freelance advertising copyrighter. Nick Sharratt has written and illustrated many books for children. Pants, written by Giles Andreae, won the 2003 Children's Book Award and The Hundred-Mile-An-Hour Dog by Jeremy Strong won it in 1997. He is the illustrator of all Jacqueline Wilson's prize-winning children's novels and his work appears in Playdays and Cosmopolitan. He lives in Brighton.