On the Day You Were Born (Paperback)

By Margaret Wild, Ron Brooks (Illustrator)

A & U Children, 9781760633004, 24pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2019

Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (10/1/2014)

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"My daddy said, On the day you were born, I wrapped you up warm and took you for a walk to see the world. . . . My daddy said, On the day you were born, I put you back in your mother's arms, and that night we were the world." A celebration of the glories of existence, the world seen afresh on the birth of a new baby.

About the Author

Margaret Wild and Ron Brooks are the author and illustrator behind Dream of the Thylacine and Old Pig. Margaret Wild has been the recipient of the Nan Chauncy Award and the Lady Cutler Award for her contributions to Australian Literature. Ron Brooks is the author of the memoir is Drawn from the Heart.