Author(s): Emma Chichester-Clark
This is a Christmas themed best seller about Lily and her beloved Blue Kangaroo! It's Christmas Eve, and Lily is excitedly wondering if Father Christmas will come. She has made cards for everyone, helped to decorate the house and put presents under the tree. "This one is just for you, Blue Kangaroo!" she says. "Just for me!" thinks Blue Kangaroo. But Blue Kangaroo doesn't have a present for Lily, and he lies awake worrying. Is there anyone who might be able to help?
Praise for 'Where Are You, Blue Kangaroo?': 'Dazzles with as much craft and originality as the first picture book about this disarming pair.' Independent 'Could become a classic.' Books for Keeps 'Irresistible!brimming with 'Aaah factor'.' Bookseller 'Blue Kangaroo is a winner.' T. E. S. Praise for 'I Love You, Blue Kangaroo!': 'Presented in clear, bright colours, this is a charming tale about affection and sharing.' School Librarian 'The story is told with great sensitivity and gentleness and it is a profoundly satisfying and rewarding book.' Carousel "I Love You, Blue Kangaroo!'! would melt the stoniest heart. Blue Kangaroo is ousted from his place! by a procession of new toys. A tender and touching story for three to six year olds.' Sunday Telegraph
Emma studied art at the Royal College of Art. She has worked as a freelancer for magazines, publishers and advertising agencies as well as teaching art for several years, but now dedicates most of her time to children's books.