The Three Robbers - Tomi Ungerer
In this timeless tale, three robbers wearing tall black hats walk the roads at night, terrifying everyone they meet. But one day, they encounter an orphan girl named Tiffany, who isn't scared of them at all...
Written and illustrated by Andersen Prize-winning children’s author Tomi Ungerer (b.1931), this book is prized both for its delightful story and its striking mid-century graphic design.
- 28.8cm x 20.9cm
- 40 pages
- 20 colour illustrations
About the author: Tomi Ungerer, born in Strasbourg in 1931, landed in New York in 1956 with $60 in his pocket and a suitcase full of drawings. Overnight he became a star as a caricaturist, illustrator and children's book author and published more than 80 books in ten years. As a graphic artist, he created advertising campaigns for Willy Brandt and The New York Times. In 1998, Tomi Ungerer was awarded the Hans Christian Andersen Award for illustration and has become an internationally renowned artist. He now divides his time between Strasbourg and Ireland.