Edel Wignell is a writer, journalist, and poet who has published more than ninety books for children and adults. She is interested in endangered animals worldwide, and her favorite is the bilby. Edel Wignell lives in Australia.
Mark Jackson is the illustrator of several picture books, including Python by Christopher Cheng. He lives in Australia.
A close-up view of an animal likely to be new to readers in this
An evocative southern influence in early biology that will
appeal to youngsters.
--Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books
The life of a novel creature is presented with charm and
An interesting read about a little-known mammal, this story and
its vibrant illustrations is educational and enjoyable.
--from Kendal Rautzhan
Animal lovers of all ages will enjoy learning more about this
elusive little creature.
--School Library Connection