Travellers tales and classroom verses, memorable meals and unforgettable characters - with words and dreams by Laurence Phillips, the world is a pretty good place to be. Whether you know him as a fellow traveller or a classroom favourite, a voice on Radio Four or your guide through the more eccentric corners of France ... read on and find another book for your favourites shelf. Theatre-lover, lyricist, award-winning author and children's poet, Laurence Phillips combines a passion for the stage with an infectious wanderlust. Laurence has been escaping to France since boyhood and has written many and varied books about the country. He has been described by the French press as a charming bon vivant and by British critics as a witty and entertaining enthusiast. Discover Laurence's stories and verses, his travellers tales and guide books - the essential companions for your next journey.