On the Day You Were Born

Margaret Wild, illustrated by Ron Brooks
NZD $16.99

This beautiful picture book from the acclaimed partnership of Margaret Wild and Ron Brooks is a glorious celebration of family and new life.

'My daddy said, On the day you were born, I wrapped you up warm and took you for a walk to see the world . . .

'My daddy said, On the day you were born, I put you back in your mother's arms, and that night we were the world.'

A celebration of the glories of existence, the world seen afresh on the birth of a new baby.

Author bio:

Margaret Wild and Ron Brooks are acclaimed for their thoughtful, award-winning children's books, which have been published with great success in many countries: Fox (CBCA Picture Book of the Year 2001), Rosie and Tortoise, The Dream of the Thylacine (CBCA Honour Book 2012), and Old Pig (Shortlisted for the CBCA Picture Book of Year 1996). Margaret Wild has been the recipient of the Nan Chauncy Award and the Lady Cutler Award for her contributions to Australian Literature. Ron Brooks is an acclaimed illustrator of classic picture books. His memoir is Drawn from the Heart.

Category: Children's
ISBN: 9781760633004
Publisher: A&U Children's
Imprint: A & U Children
Pub Date: August 2018
Page Extent: 24
Format: Paperback
Age: 2 - 4
Subject: Children's, Teenage & educational