Held in Love

Dawn Casey, illustrated by Oamul Lu
AUD $12.99
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This mothers blessing, delivered in gentle, lilting rhyme with stunning, painterly artwork, is the perfect gift for new parents.

May your eyes look to the stars and know that you are held in the arms of the universe, held in love. This mothers blessing, delivered in gentle, lilting rhyme, expresses the love between parent and child. Reflective and sincere, its intimate yet universal message, eloquently depicted with beguiling, painterly artwork, will resonate with new parents the world-over. A timeless message that will endure for generations, this is the perfect gift for new parents.

Author bio:

DAWN CASEY draws inspiration from her travels near and far, from tales of old, and from the natural world. She has a particular specialism in the retelling of folktales. Her collection The Barefoot Book of Earth Tales won a Golden Nautilus Award and received an accolade from the American Folklore Society. In previous incarnations, Dawn worked in publishing and as a primary school teacher. Now she retells folktales and writes original stories and picture book texts for a range of educational and trade publishers. She lives in Sussex, England.
Oamul Lu is an illustrator and animator who was born - and still lives today - in China. His art depicts the world he sees, hears, and experiences in daily life, and he hopes that people will be inspired to live their own wonderful life by his artwork. Held in Love is his first picture book.

Category: Children’s & educational
ISBN: 9781786035592
Publisher: Quarto UK
Imprint: Frances Lincoln Children's
Pub Date: March 2019
Page Extent: 32
Format: Paperback
Age: 1 - 5
Subject: Family & home stories (Children's / Teenage)