'Tom used to come and play his pipes,
which quite puffed out his cheeks.
No one liked the noise but me,
I loved the squawky squeaks'.
This extract from her series, Nursery Rhyme Crimes, illustrates her love of fun and humour. Priscilla has recently worked with Hilary McKay on the Lulu series for Scholastic Children's Books. 'Nursery Rhyme Treasury' for Parragon is praised for her appealing children and animals. Her work has been widely published in the UK, USA and in many different languages.
Lamont's pen and watercolour art is filled with humorous, cozy and informative detail. Publishers Weekly, on 'Secrets of the Garden' published by Knopf, USA. Knopf, USA.