Illustrated by Guy Fisher
Guy Fisher’s hilarious, black and white illustrations add humour throughout the book. Guy is a Kiwi artist and animator based in Barcelona. He lives with his wife, two daughters and a tortoise named Shelly Lettuce.
A good readaloud for 7+ and independent readers aged 8-12.
Finalist, NZ Book Awards for Children & Young Adults 2016
Storylines Notable Book Award 2016
“Funny, quirky & hugely enjoyable … a great book for young style junkies & budding designers, 8+.”
~ Isobel Marriner, NZ Herald Best Books 2015
“A sassy, vivacious story … Great fun to read.”
~ Kate De Goldi with Kim Hill, Radio NZ
Queenstown writer, Jane Bloomfield is the author of the much loved Lily Max children’s trilogy, published by Luncheon Sausage Books.
Lily Max: Satin, Scissors, Frock (2015) was a finalist in the New Zealand Children’s & Young Adults Book Awards and received a Storylines Notable Book Award. Lily Max: Slope, Style, Fashion (2016) was listed in New Zealand Women’s Day Top Ten Reads 2016. Lily Max: Sun, Surf, Action (2017) received a Creative New Zealand grant.
Her writing can be found on The Spinoff, The Sapling, NewsRoom, and on her column-style blog, Jane Bloomfield: truth is stranger than fiction.
Jane was awarded a Michael King Writer’s Residency 2021, where she worked on a new middle-grade novel.
Find out more about Jane on her author page.