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ifinkysaurus by Karl Parkinson

Steven Rafter

ifinkysaurus is a wonderful picture book which tells the quirky tale of a little boy who misbehaves on his birthday and gets a surprise he never thought imaginable. This delightful little book is jam packed with vibrant illustrations and is centred around the classic old game of hide and seek - but with a twist!
It's already becoming a big hit with kids up and down the country and we're sure it'll be a treasured item in years to come. Great for read out loud. Recommended for Boys & Girls. Ages: 4-7.



Karl Parkinson is an award winning British Art Director/Illustrator who lives and works from his studio based in Hobart -Tasmania. Born in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England, Karl emigrated to Australia in 1995 after falling in love with the country while travelling in the early 1990’s.Karl recently embarked on his new career in Children’s Book Publishing after spending 15 yrs working in the Advertising Industry. Karl’s career highlights include: Designing best-selling merchandising material utilising characters created by Jim Hensons Studio’s & Hanna-Barbera, Writing & Directing TV commercials for German beermaker Bitburger and designing many household brands, such as “Woofbix” for Major Australian Retail stores.

Since the age of 9, and after watching the TV show “The Magic Pencil” Karl has strived to create artwork which comes alive off the page. He is a passionate and colourful character and looks forward to creating many more books in the near future.



Published : APRIL 2007
Format : Hardcover
RRP: $22.95
Publisher : Little Bug Books
Category : CHILDRENS Yrs 4-7
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