There Was a Boy Who Talked All Day (Preorder)
- About the Author & Illustrator
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Orders for this book are expected to be fulfilled by end-October 2021. All preorders will include an autograph from the author. Please note: If you are ordering this title along with other books, do make a separate order for the others so that they can be sent to you first.
🎁Recommended for ages 3 and aboveA memorable tale told with playful rhyme, the story will remind both young and old that one should always pay attention to their surroundings.
There once was a boy who loved to talk. He talked so much that he wouldn't even notice when danger was coming! The Boy Who Talked All Day recalls the classic nursery rhymes, and the whimsical illustrations and quirky scenes will amuse and entertain children of all ages.
Linda Locke is a former advertising executive and the co-author of Agnes and Her Amazing Orchid, a picture book about the creator of Singapore's National Flower, the Vanda Miss Joaquim. She is also the author of the Jack Is Curious series about her son. Linda was previously a chief executive and creative director of Saatchi & Saatchi Advertising, and chairman and regional creative director of Leo Burnett Advertising, and has more than 300 creative awards to her name. She later started her own consultancy, Godmother Pte Ltd, and held several key positions at Club21, a luxury fashion distributor. She now serves on the board of two companies.
Cheong Suet Mei, Shermaine (aka See You See Me) is currently on an illustration journey, which first began while she was working in advertising and design. Her love for form, textures, and colours led her to explore how she could be more creative and bring her ideas to life. Soon, illustration became her outlet to do so. Using a blend of water-soluble colour pencils, pastels, and digital painting, Shermaine hopes to share stories and messages in her illustrations that can brighten one’s day, or leave you with something unexpected—making you go “awww” at the simple joys of everyday life and common scenarios. You can view her work at https://www.instagram.com/sysmstudio
Cover Type: Hardcover
Page Count: 32
Year Published: 2021
Size: 260mm x 210mm