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The People Awards

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Featuring a truly diverse range of people from all over the world and all walks of life - including Donald Bradman and Vincent Lingiari. This stunning book is a wonderful and inspiring introduction to biography for children.

Welcome to the People Awards! The ceremony is about to begin.

Who will win the Best Hat award? Who will be named Bad-Tempered Musical Genius? Who gets the Stand Up For What You Believe In prize?

A celebration of 50 famous people from around the world who made history and changed the world for the better, with stunning art from award-winning artist Ana Albero.

Featuring: Albert Einstein; Wangari Maathai; Abraham Lincoln; Valentina Tereshkova; Leonardo da Vinci; Marie Curie; Mahatma Gandi; Trischa Zorn; Pablo Picasso; J. K. Rowling; Vincent Lingiari; Tim Berners-Lee; Ellen de Generes; Nelson Mandela; Mary Anning; Alfred Nobel; Frida Kahlo; Louis Pasteur; Gabriel Garcia Marquez • Olaudah Equiano; David Bowie; Anne Frank; Confucius; Cleopatra; Pelé; Beethoven; Maria Montessori; Tegla Louroupe; Malala Yousefsai; Isaac Newton; Erno Rubik; Sejong the Great; Jan Amos Komenský; Katherine Johnson; Roald Amundsen; Hanae Mori; Eva Peron; Joan of Arc; Sir Donald Bradman • Queen Anna Nzinga; Rosa Parks; Muhammed Ali; Antonia Rodrigues; Simon Bolivar; Rigoberto Munchu; Antoni Gaudí; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; Hans Christian Andersen; Sappho.

Category: Children's
ISBN: 9781786030634
Publisher: Quarto UK
Imprint: Frances Lincoln Children's
Pub Date: August 2018
Page Extent: 80
Format: Hard Cover
Age: 7 - 11
Subject: Children's, Teenage & educational

ANA ALBERO was born in Alicante, Spain. She studied Visual Communication at the Ecole Nationale Superieure des Arts Decoratifs in Paris, and illustration at the University of the Arts Berlin. She is now based in Berlin, where she works primarily in graphite and coloured pencil creating vibrant textured images inspired by old pictures and movies.
LILY MURRAY is a freelance writer who has been writing and editing children's books for over 15 years. She studied English Literature at university and now lives in a cottage on the edge of some woods with two children, a heroic dog and a strange assortment of other animals. She enjoys walking, reading and trips to London on the slightest excuse.