This year's Book Week theme is Curious Creatures and Wild Minds and we are celebrating with an amazing competition!
We've partnered with award winning children’s book author and illustrator, Nicky Johnston to award two winners a custom illustration of your Curious Creature.
Meet Nicky Johnston
Nicky Johnston is an award winning children’s book author and illustrator. She has several bestselling titles published in Australia and overseas.
Nicky’s illustration style is often described as whimsical, playful, narrative, emotive and colourful.
She loves to work in watercolour, ink, pencils and pastel.
As a primary teacher and acclaimed presenter, Nicky’s love of books sees her thoroughly enjoy taking illustrator workshops and visiting schools regularly.
She is passionate about inspiring young children with a love for reading, writing and drawing, encouraging them to use their imagination and develop their own ideas. Nicky lives by the beach with her husband and four sons.
You can see some examples of Nicky's award-winning artwork here