Bogtrotter and Our Baby by Margaret Wild

I don't know how she does it, but Margaret Wild is a publishing powerhouse.At the moment she has two, very different, new release picture books on the shelves.Bogtrotter is illustrated by Judith Rossell (who recently published her own illustrated chapter book, Whispering-By-Sea, to much acclaim).Bogtrotter is a are green, rotund, routine-loving creature who likes to … Continue reading Bogtrotter and Our Baby by Margaret Wild

New Baby Books

A number of Australian author/illustrators have put out beautiful baby books in the past few months. I thought it was time to highlight my favourites.Alison Lester uses lovely soft pastel water colours to illustrate her Kissed by the Moon book. The story within is a simple lilting text full of wishes for the new baby..."May … Continue reading New Baby Books