Nicola Davies is an award-winning author whose many books for children include Perfect (longlisted for the CILIP Greenaway Medal 2017), The Pond (chosen in Kirkus Reviews Best Books of 2017), and the Shadows & Light series. She graduated in zoology, studied whales and bats and then worked for the BBC Natural History Unit. Cathy Fisher is a practicing artist. She has collaborated with Davies on Perfect and The Pond.
"An emotionally vivid, hopeful illustration of unpredictability,
disappointment, and acceptance--recommended for children and
parents alike." --Kirkus Reviews
"Recommended for collections looking to generate discussion about expectations, differences, and acceptance." --School Library Journal