Brigid asked her Mum to buy her some colouring markers so that she could draw wonderful pictures like her friends. She soon got tired of these markers and wanted ones that smelled like anything you wanted. Once she got these she tired of them very quickly and wanted some super-indelible-never-come-off-till you're-dead markers which she used with disasterous results!
Robert Munsch is the author of more than 25 books for children including the bestselling The Paper Bag Princess and Love You Forever. He studied to be a Jesuit priest before marrying and deciding to work with children instead. He taught in a variety of nursery schools and day-care centres while he earned an MA in Early Childhood Education.