Synopses & Reviews
andlt;bandgt; Dear D.J. Lucas,andlt;BRandgt; My uncle bought me one of your books for Christmas. It's called andlt;iandgt;Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Boy?andlt;/iandgt; I want to be a writer. I want to write a story now. Please will you help me?andlt;BRandgt; Love from Max andlt;/bandgt; andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt; And so begins Max's funny correspondence with his favorite author, the world-famous D.J. Lucas. What follows is a touching tale about imagination, friendship, storytelling, and sharing secrets.
About the Author
andlt;bandgt;D.J. Lucas,andlt;/bandgt; a.k.a. andlt;bandgt;Sally Grindley,andlt;/bandgt; always wanted to be a writer. Today D.J. is one of the most popular children's writers around. D.J's books include andlt;Iandgt;My Teacher's a Nutcaseandlt;/iandgt; and andlt;Iandgt;I Dare You.andlt;/iandgt; She lives in England.andlt;bandgt;Tony Rossandlt;/bandgt; was born in England and studied at the Liverpool School of Art and Design. He is the illustrator of andlt;Iandgt;Tadpole's Promise, I Hate Schoolandlt;/iandgt;, and andlt;Iandgt;I Want to Be a Cowgirlandlt;/iandgt;, all by Jeanne Willis, as well as the popular Amber Brown series by Paula Danziger. Many of his more than fifty children's books have won awards throughout the world. Mr. Ross lives with his wife and daughter in Cheshire, England.