ISBN: 9780645418439

Today

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Due for Release ANZ April 2024 / Rest of the World October 2024


Today is a story about the beauty we find in everything. A child ventures out with his best friend – a bear, and the two enjoy a day of realization and acceptance. A joyous celebration of love and friendship.

Today sends a message that little things are special and fun which makes this is great read-aloud book. The child in the story shows that every day is full of possibilities – especially TODAY!

Today inspires imagination and fun. It’s an empowering story for making choices and celebrating life to the fullest and to find a piece of ourselves. It clearly shows that a bear is the little child’s best friend, as they play and share together.


Specifications: Hardcover | 245 x 245mm | 32 Full Colour pages | Little Pink Dog Books

 

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Robert Vescio is an internationally published award-winning author of children’s picture books, based in Sydney.
Many of his picture books have been translated into other languages such as German, Italian, Polish, Chinese and Korean.
His picture book The Voyage was selected for the 2020 Children’s Book Council Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People. Finn and Puss and Eric Finds A Way were both shortlisted for the 2018 CBCA Bilby Awards and Window of Hope was the 2nd Prize Winner in the 2021 Forevability Book Awards Picture Book Category.
Robert is an Australia Reads ambassador and a Books in Homes role model. His aim is to enthuse and inspire children to read and write and leave them bursting with imaginative ideas.


Felicity Byrne is an emerging illustrator who has always had a deep love for art, especially illustration.
She resides in Melbourne Australia but has deep country roots, growing up in Gippsland. This is where her creativity and love of drawing ignited.
She is excited that her lifelong dream of becoming an illustrator has started to take shape, with this book being her first.
Felicity absolutely adores being able to bring a story to life, connecting the emotion within stories, to her illustrations. Felicity particularly does so with the various use of light and perspective throughout her pieces.

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