Review: A-Z of Australian Animals – Jennifer Cossins

A-Z of Australian Animals

The A –Z of Australian Animals

Jennifer Cossins

Hachette Australia


ISBN: 9780734418586




From the award-winning creator of A-Z of Endangered Animals comes a stunning non-fiction picture book for boys and girls with a love of animals and a thirst for all things encyclopaedic. This exquisite full-colour picture book is packed with interesting facts and is perfect for young conservationists and students with a keen interest in the world around us.


On this expedition through the alphabet, you will encounter some of the Australia’s rare and enchanting animals, from the gorgeous azure kingfisher and the sleepy koala, to the shy numbat and the friendly zebra finch.


Come on an illustrated journey through Australia’s unique wildlife with Tasmanian artist Jennifer Cossins.



My View:

Delightful! This is a beautifully detailed, gorgeously illustrated book that children, young and old will adore. Buy for your grandchildren, children or overseas friends and family – all will be impressed.


Friday Freebie

Friday the 31st of July 2015 Giveaway

Cover The Hush Treasure Book

Thanks to the lovely people at Allen & Unwin and the Hush Foundation I have one copy of The Hush Treasure Book, to give away to one lucky Australian resident.

I was very impressed with the  high quality production values of this book which shine a light on the beautiful  prose and the art work within.

For your chance to win copy, in the comments section of this blog post, please tell me what is the “bonus ” you receive with this book.

This will be a random draw, entries close midnight Monday 3rd of August 2015.  The winner will be announced on Tuesday 4th August. Good luck.