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      Book Launch: 'Clancy the Quokka' by Lili Wilkinson in Melbourne

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      October 5, 2019

      Saturday   3:00 PM

      Nicholson Court
      Melbourne, Victoria 3168

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      Book Launch: 'Clancy the Quokka' by Lili Wilkinson

      You are warmly invited to celebrate the publication of the new picture book by Lili Wilkinson, 'Clancy the Quokka', illustrated by Alison Mutton About the Book: An adorable story about a mischievous quokka who learns his lesson... or does he?Here's Clancy the quokka. So friendly and charming.His innocent face is entirely disarming.Clancy the Quokka is super cute, but also has a super cheeky habit of raiding picnic food, so when he spots a magnificent birthday cake, how can he resist? After the mayhem he creates, will Clancy learn his lesson? A funny and thoroughly entertaining picture book featuring one of Australia's most loved animals.   About the author: Lili Wilkinson is the award-winning author of eleven YA novels including The Boundless Sublime, Green Valentine, Pink and After the Lights Go Out. Lili established the website and the Inky Awards at the Centre for Youth Literature, State Library of Victoria. She has a PhD in Creative Writing, and lives in Melbourne with her husband, son, dog and three chickens.  About the illustrator: Alison Mutton is an illustrator from Perth, Western Australia. She graduated from Curtin University with a Bachelor of Design (Hons) majoring in Illustration in 2008 and has been working in the children's and educational publishing fields ever since. When not illustrating, she enjoys walking her dog Myrna, playing the piano and needle felting.  

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