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Helen Craig

Full Name: Helen Craig
Gender: Female
Hometown: London
Born: 1934-08-30
Number of Works: 127
Helen Craig is a British children's book illustrator and author, best known for creating the Angelina Ballerina series of children's books with writer Katharine Holabird.

Craig began illustrating children's books in 1970. The first book which she had both written and illustrated was The Mouse House ABC, published in 1977. With author Sarah Hayes, she also created Bear, a popular children's character who appears in This Is The Bear (1986), This Is The Bear and the Picnic Lunch (1988), and This Is The Bear and the Scary Night (1992).

ISBN: 158485751X, 9781584857518
Keywords: friendship, dance, angelina
Pages: 32
Published: 2004
  • Rating: 80%
ISBN: 0375805869, 9780375805868
Keywords: random, book, house, stories, nursery
Pages: 96
Published: 2000
  • Rating: 80%

The timeless appeal of "Little Red Riding Hood," "The Gingerbread Man," "Goldilocks and the Three Bears," and "Chicken Little," as well as half a dozen other well-loved nursery stories, is renewed in popular illustrator Helen Craig's new collection of illustrated tales. Craig retells 10 of her favorites, illustrating them with her absolutely charming art. Filled with small details, the pictures alone could occupy a child for hours. The third pig's brick cottage in "The Three Little Pigs" is furnished with porcine portraits on the wall, a
ISBN: 0763620378, 9780763620370
Keywords: monsters, paper, night
Pages: 32
Published: 1985
  • Rating: 80%
ISBN: 1584856416, 9781584856412
Keywords: ball, costume
Pages: 32
Published: 2002
  • Rating: 80%

Mr. and Mrs. Mouseling are going to the grown-ups-only costume ball, and Angelina's determined not to miss the fun! So she and her best friend, Alice, find a way to sneak in and fool all the adults. But can the two mouselings remain undiscovered, or will they somehow blow their cover?
ISBN: 0744567777, 9780744567779
Keywords: mouse, country, town
Pages: 25
Published: 1992
  • Rating: 80%
ISBN: 0744502624, 9780744502626
Keywords: dragon, princess, knight
Pages: 32
Published: 1985
  • Rating: 100%

When Susie and Alfred visit an art gallery, they both like the same picture best. It tells an old-fashioned love story, starring a knight, a princess and a dragon. And it starts Susie wondering just how much Alfred loves her - and what tests she can set him in order to find out.
ISBN: 1857040007, 9781857040005
Keywords: dragon, alexander
Pages: 32
Published: 1991
  • Rating: 100%
ISBN: 1854061658, 9781854061652
Keywords: dances, angelina
Pages: Unknown
Published: 1992
  • Rating: 100%
ISBN: 156402573X, 9781564025739
Keywords: seashore, tyler, charlie
Pages: 32
Published: 1995
  • Rating: 40%

While spending the day at the seashore, two adventurous mice share a wild ride in a boat, become lost in a toy theater, and escape from a seagull's nest.