Pudge decides he wants to put on a play with the help of his friends. They get suitably kitted out in home-made costumes and then all the friends get stage-fright and refuse to go on. It is left to Pudge to perform the whole play single-handedly - which he does expertly, much to the admiration of his friends and family.
Hiawyn Oram is a very popular, well-established author of many highly successful picture books. She began her working life in advertising. Hiawyn lives in London.
Tim Warnes won the Nottinghamshire Book Award, the Dutch Library Association Book Award, and was shortlisted for the American Benjamin Franklyn Award, for I DON'T WANT TO GO TO BED, text by Julie Sykes. Tim lives in Dorchester.