The Sloth Who Came to Stay

Margaret Wild, illustrated by Vivienne To
AUD $14.99
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This wryly amusing story is about a fast family who are taught to slow down when an adorable sloth comes to stay is by the award-winning author of Fox and This Little Piggy Went Dancing.

SHORT-LISTED: CBCA Book of the Year, Crichton Award for New Illustrators, 2018

Amy's family is speedy! They are always in such a rush that there is no time to talk or play - until the afternoon Amy brings home a sloth. Then things start changing very, very slowly ...

A Children's Book Council Notable book and shortlisted for the CBC Crichton Award when it was first published in hardback, this is a timely tale about enjoying the little things in life from award-winning author Margaret Wild.

Author bio:

Margaret Wild is one of Australia's most respected picture-book creators whose award-winning children's books are loved by children all over the world. Margaret has published over seventy picture books for young children and she has been the recipient of the Nan Chauncy Award and the Lady Cutler Award for her contributions to Australian children's literature.

Vivienne To is an illustrator and concept artist for film and publishing. She loves drawing interesting characters, creatures and imaginary worlds. She has created designs for several animated feature films and recently art directed The Lego Batman Movie. Vivienne lives in Sydney and this is her first picture book.

Category: Children's
ISBN: 9781760631024
Publisher: A&U Children's
Imprint: A & U Children
Pub Date: January 2019
Page Extent: 32
Format: Paperback
Age: 3 - 6
Subject: Children's, Teenage & educational

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