Outside the King's palace grows an enormous tree, its top hidden in the clouds. It's so tall that no one has ever climbed to the top or collected any of its seeds. Rosa's stepmother and stepsister Irma always call her a monkey because she can climb anything from drainpipes to trees. So when the King proclaims that whoever brings down seeds from the tree will marry his son, strong and sprightly Rosa decides to make her stepfamily regret their words. Shelley Fowles's enchanting, faux-naif illustrations highlight this ...

Climbing Rosa 2009, Lincoln Children's Books, London

ISBN-13: 9781845075958

Trade paperback

Climbing Rosa 2006, Lincoln Children's Books, London, England

ISBN-13: 9781845070793