Known also as the Patientdreamer I am a writer who loves to dream, and is passionate about writing stories for the young so that they may join me in the wonders of adventure in countries and cultures afar, and in special moments to remember.
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POOKA Written by: Carol Chataway Illustrated by: Nina Rycroft Published by: Working Title Press, Australia 2012 Ages: 2 – 6 Theme: friendship, dog, companion, lost and found, attachment Opening Lines: “Someone’s left an old coat on our doorstep,” said Dad. … Continue reading
Spring is a lovely time of year, don’t you agree? On a sunny spring day last weekend I attended the Kiwi SCBWI Picture Books 201 workshop headed by award-winning author and illustrator, Sally Sutton and Nina Rycroft. After attending last year’s … Continue reading
Dinosaurs Love Cheese Author: Jackie French Illustrator: Nina Rycroft Published by: Angus & Robertson, Imprint of Harper Collins Publishers Ages: 3 – 5 Theme: cheese, animals, mayhem Opening lines: I love milk and sandwiches, but dinosaurs love cheese. Synopsis: A … Continue reading