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Itsy-Bitsy Babies - Margaret Wild

Itsy-Bitsy Babies

By: Margaret Wild, Jan Ormerod (Illustrator)


Published: 1st November 2011
For Ages: 4 - 6 years old
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RRP $14.99

This classic picture book for the very young, by two leading creative talents, is a must have for every baby's bookshelf. The rhyming text is perfect for reading aloud, and the charming illustrations will inspire endless fun and imitations.

About the Author

Margaret Wild is one of Australia's most prolific, multi-award winning picture book writers. Her most recent picture book with Little Hare Books is Lucy Goosey which was an honour book in the 2008 CBCA Picture Book of the Year Award.

About the illustrator

Jan Ormerod was born in Western Australia but now lives in England. She returns frequently to Australia guest speaking at conferences, participating in illustrator-in-residence programs and visiting bookshops. Jan's award-winning books with Little Hare include Lizzie Nonsense and Water Witcher. Her most recent picture book, is the heart-warming, Molly and Her Dad.

"With charming illustrations and rhythmic text that is perfect for reading aloud, this wonderful story about the things babies love to do will inspire endless fun." Calgary's Child Magazine"

Margaret Wild

Margaret Wild was born in South Africa and came to Australia in 1972. She has been a journalist on newspapers and magazines, and she worked as a book editor in children's publishing for sixteen years, responsible for managing and commissioning a large range of titles. She lives in Sydney and now writes fulltime.

Margaret has written more than 70 books for children. Her books are published around the world and have won numerous awards.

Her books for Allen & Unwin include the two teenage novels, 'Jinx' and 'One Night', and most recently the picture book 'Ruby Roars'.

Margaret Wild has written more than seventy books and has been published around the world. Her numerous awards and distinctions include the Children’s Book Council of Australia Picture Book of the Year Award for Jenny Angel, illustrated by Anne Spudvilas; The Very Best of Friends, illustrated by Julie Vivas; and Fox, illustrated by Ron Brooks. In 2008 she received the Nan Chauncy Award for an outstanding contribution to children’s literature in Australia. A Bit of Company and Going Home, illustrated by Wayne Harris, were published in 2009 by Walker Books Australia as part of the Walker Classic series. Margaret Wild was the winner of the 2011 Lady Cutler Award.

Vampyre is a finalist in the 2012 Aurealis Awards in the CHILDREN’S FICTION (told primarily through pictures) category.

Visit Margaret Wild's Booktopia Author Page

ISBN: 9781921541896
ISBN-10: 192154189X
Audience: Children
For Ages: 4 - 6 years old
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 24
Published: 1st November 2011
Publisher: Hardie Grant Egmont
Country of Publication: AU
Dimensions (cm): 21.59 x 22.23  x 0.64
Weight (kg): 0.14
Edition Number: 1