Sally Soweol Han

After a big day in the noisy city, Lewis and his mother are heading home. But on the way, their bus breaks down. With artwork in a velvety, limited palette with pops of colour and playful text throughout, this is a joyful story about listening to the world around you.

‘A celebration of nature and curiosity. This beautiful book will be a popular resource for teaching onomatopoeia.’

- CBCA Victoria

‘Sally Soweol Han is an extremely talented creator. Her illustrations, like her words, are something really special … Nightsong is a magical picture book. One I suspect will be adored by kids, parents and teachers everywhere.’

- Kids' Book Review

‘This gentle but lively story reminds readers that where things might appear dull and boring, it’s the act of paying attention that uncovers the beauty of nature.’

- StoryLinks

Picture Book

Sally Soweol Han

Sally Soweol Han is a Korean-Australian artist who is passionate about creating heart-warming picture books for all ages. Sally was awarded a gold medal in the 3×3 Illustration Awards and won the CBCA New Illustrator of the Year Award in 2023.

University of Queensland Press (UQP)

For 70 years UQP has been at the forefront of innovative publishing. It has launched the careers of many great novelists, published contemporary poets, been a pioneering force in children’s and young adult publishing and has set the benchmark for award-winning scholarly and Black Australian writing.

World ex Nth America, Korea