Joy Cowley is one of New Zealand's best-loved writers for children and adults, with an international reputation. She has won a multitude of awards and honours for her best-selling books, including the Prime Minister's Award for contribution to literature. She was shortlisted for the Hans Christian Andersen Award in 2018.Giselle Clarkson is an illustrator and comic artist based in Wellington, New Zealand. Her first book was The Secret World of Butterflies with Courtney Sina Merdith, released in 2018.
Cowley's text is pitch perfect as always, a master of rhythm and rhyme and the ability to take small everyday moments and make them special...Every one is a pleasure to read aloud, with marvelous language to twist around your tongue and commit to memory while you smile at those gorgeous illustrations. * Magpies *