One day, just for a joke, Hyena puts a banana skin on Giraffe's path. When Giraffe slips and collides with a tree, a chain of unfortunate events begins which involves all the other animals. Hyena laughs and laughs at their misfortune. But the other animals have the last laugh when Hyena gets a fitting comeuppance and trips up on his own joke!
Jeanne Willis is one of the most successful children's picture book authors. She also writes for television and video companies, and has two children. drian Reynolds is fast becoming one of the most popular illustrators for children in this country. He has won the Red House Picture Book Award and the Sheffield Children's Book Award, and is in constant demand as an illustrator.