Series: Picture books
By Rosie Dickins
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Once upon a time, the leopard was as plain and sandy-yellow as the plains where he hunted. So how did he get his spots? Find out in this retelling of one of Rudyard Kipling’s famous Just So Stories, specially written for young children and gorgeously illustrated by John Joven.
Rosie Dickins grew up in England and Hong Kong. An avid reader, she always loved making up her own stories. After studying literature at Oxford University, art in Paris and plenty of travelling, she settled in London, where she now works for Usborne Publishing. She has written over a hundred children's books, including award-winning non-fiction.