Author(s): Claire Saxby
Kora is searching for the best place to lay her first egg. Will she ever find the perfect nest? When Kora decides that she wants to move and discover a new place to lay her first egg she discovers that sometimes the perfect place is not quite what she expected. AUTHOR Claire Saxby has been writing stories and poetry for children for many years. Her first picture book Ebi's Boat (illustrated by Anne Spudvilas) was released in 2006. ILLUSTRATOR Judith Rossell has been illustrating and writing children's books for eight years. She studied Applied Science in Sydney, and textile design in Scotland. She lives in Melbourne. SELLING POINTS * Beautifully illustrated in a traditional style this book makes an excellent gift. * Warm story about the importance and support of family * A book which celebrates a community of women * Ebi's Boat has given Claire a name as a picture book author for young children. * Judith is already a well know author and illustrator. * Claire has been speaking in schools to promote her work and is happy to do in store appearances.