Book Description

A shy, book-loving girl has troubling making friends until she meets a boy who is looking for the local park’s cat.

Anna is a shy, booking-loving girl whose only friends are the characters in her books, but when Grandpa suggests she go outside to play, Anna has trouble talking to the other children. That is until she meets a boy who wants to find a cat named Mr. Robinson. A sweet story about a friendship between two shy, reserved children.

  • Shy, quiet, reserved, and/or book-loving children will see themselves in the protagonist, Anna.
  • Appealing, delicately-coloured watercolour illustrations.
  • A sweet story about making friends when you are shy.

Arwen Huang was born in Taichung, Taiwan. She studied a Bachelor of Fine Arts at the Taipei National University of Arts. She decided to become an illustrator after studying a Masters in Illustration in the UK. Arwen enjoys drawing people, children, and animals, as well as telling stories. She usually draws by hand and then edits her illustrations digitally. In 2018, her comic BORED was nominated for the Prize for Young Talents at the Angoulême International Comics Festival.

Age Range: 5-8

RRP: $19.99

ISBN: 978-1-76036-081-8

Juvenile Fiction / Social Themes / Friendship

Book Details
Author:
Arwen Huang
Illustrator:
Arwen Huang
Format:
Hardback
Size:
21.5 cm in H · 25.0 cm in W · 40 pages
Categories:
Release Date:
May 2019
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