Goodnight Glow Worms by Aura Parker

Thu 2 April 2020

Goodnight, Glow Worms shining bright,
Time to dim your Glow Worm light
Glow Worms gleaming, beaming round,
Can’t switch off and can’t wind down.

Will those Glow Worms ever get to sleep?!?

Just like little humans who want to stay up at bedtime, these colourful little glow worms find it hard to settle down to sleep....

Aura Parker is an illustrator, writer and designer and she has created an adorable glow worm world with beautiful watercolour illustrations.

In the pages of her stories, you'll find lots of fun little details to explore!

Aura works with watercolour, gouache, pen and coloured pencil with digital composition, and also creates prints and textiles. Aura's other books include Meerkat Splash, and Twig

BUY - Available at your favourite bookstore or online at Booktopia

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Written, illustrated and read by Aura Parker.

Published by Penguin Random House Australia.

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