Published by Joan, an imprint of Allen & Unwin Australia, 2023 Text hand lettered by Sarah Firth Cover and text designed by Sarah Firth and Joanna Hunt
The publication of this book by a mainstream Australian publishing house is significant. It is recognition of something teachers and parents have always known – that people learn, see things and process information and ideas in different ways.
Penguin, Australia, 2023 2023 Winner CBCA Book of the Year for Older Readers
It is indeed cause for celebration that a graphic novel has for the first time been awarded this prestigious Book of the Year award. It is acknowledgement of the importance of visual literacy in a world where we are constantly bombarded with images.