I Will Not Ever Never Eat a Tomato

By Lauren Child


A book designed for tackling fussy eaters in a fun way. The story's central characters are Charlie and Lola. There are many foods which Lola doesn't like, so one day Charlie decides to play a trick on her, and you can guess from the title what happens.

Year of Publication


"The book uses a mix of quirky illustrations and photography, and a truly imaginative storyline." Junior Book of the Month; "This book lifts Lauren Child's reputation as a fresh talent ever higher. She's so good, it's exhilarting." The Independent; "Innovative illustrations and text." - The Bookseller"

Author Biography

Lauren Child admits that she did not learn much at art school and it was only when she created Clarice Bean that she decided to devote her time to writing and illustrating books for children, which combines her fascination for childhood and her talent for designing and creating. Clarice Bean, That's Me has received much critical acclaim and won the Bronze Medal in the Smarties Book Prize and was Highly Commended for the Kate Greenaway Medal.