Publication Date: 1st November 2021
About the Author: Robert Vescio
Robert is a published children’s author. His picture books include, Finn and Puss (EK Books), Eric Finds A Way (Wombat Books) listed on the NSW Premier’s Reading Challenge for 2018, Ella Saw The Tree (Big Sky Publishing), Jack and Mia (Wombat Books) listed on the NSW Premier’s Reading Challenge for 2017, Barnaby and the Lost Treasure of Bunnyville (Big Sky Publishing), Marlo Can Fly (Wombat Books) listed on the NSW Premier’s Reading Challenge for 2015, No Matter Who We’re With (IP Kidz). He has more picture books due to be released soon.
Many of his short stories have been published in anthologies such as Packed Lunch, Short and Twisted, Charms Vol 1, The Toy Chest and The School Magazine NSW.
He has won awards for his children’s writing including First Place in the 2012 Marshall Allan Hill Children’s Writing Competition and Highly Commended in the 2011 Marshall Allan Hill Children’s Writing Competition.
Robert is a Books In Homes Role Model and enjoys visiting schools. His aim is to enthuse and inspire children to read and write and leave them bursting with imaginative ideas.
About the Illustrator: Colin Rowe
Born with a passion to draw and a non-stop need to doodle, Colin Rowe is an illustrator/designer based in North Devon, a quiet corner of south west England, where he lives with his wife and two very pampered cats. Working mainly in the family holiday and tourism industry, Colin’s illustrations and characters have appeared in countless marketing promotions across the UK for over three decades. A Squiggly Line will be Colin’s second adventure into children’s picture books