Bitsy by Nicki Greenberg

Thu 13 February 2020

Bitsy is a curious, cheeky little bat who wants to find out what life is like in the daytime.

Her batty brethren warn Bitsy about the dreaded 'DAY-BEASTS', but her curiosity gets the better of her and she flies out into the light!

This joyful book, written and illustrated by award-winning author, Nicki Greenberg, is about meeting your monsters, challenging prejudices and making new friends.

Based in Melbourne, Nicki's first books, The Digits series, were published when she was just fifteen years old. She spent ten years working as a lawyer, while simultaneously drawing comics and writing books for kids. Nicki’s innovative graphic adaptation of The Great Gatsby was nominated for a bunch of awards and selected as a White Raven at the Bologna Book Fair. Nicki's illustrated version of Hamlet was joint winner of the 2011 Children’s Book Council of Australia Picture Book of the Year award. 

BUY - Available at your favourite bookstore or online at Booktopia

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Read by Luzy Suze Taylor.

Published by Affirm Press.

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