What to Say When You Don’t Know What to Say

Davina Bell and Hilary Jean Tapper

I’m not brave enough today. Maybe next time.
You’re hurting my feelings right now.
Want to join in?

A warm and whimsical guide to negotiating life’s little moments and big emotions with empathy, kindness and words from the heart.

From award-winning and much-loved author Davina Bell and exciting new illustrator, Hilary Jean Tapper.

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Jeanmarie Morosin
Release
Jul-2022
ISBN
9780734421142
RRP (AUD)
$24.99
Pages
32
Format
Hardback
Category
Children's Books: Picture books

Davina Bell and Hilary Jean Tapper

Davina Bell is a children’s book editor and a writer for young people of many ages. Her picture books include All the Ways To Be Smart, All of the Factors of Why I Love Tractors and Under the Love Umbrella. Her debut young adult novel, The End of the World is Bigger than Love, won the 2021 Children’s Book Council of Australia Book of the Year for Older Readers and the NSW Premier’s Literary Awards Prize for Young Adult Fiction. Find out more at davinabell.com.

Hilary Jean Tapper is a New Zealand-based illustrator, creative arts therapist and doll maker. She works with watercolour, ink and pencil, and loves to draw children and nature. Find Hilary at hilaryjeantapper.com and @hilaryjeantapper.

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