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Aura Parker
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Aura Parker is an illustrator, writer and designer who creates delightful picture books, prints and textiles. Her work is joyful, imaginative, and brimming with details to explore. Aura Parker's storytelling through words and pictures inspires imagination, courage and confidence in young readers. Aura works with watercolour, gouache, pen and coloured pencil with digital composition. She works from a studio in Sydney.

Books by Aura Parker

The Silly Seabed Song

From the award-winning author of the delightful Meerkat Splash and Goodnight Glow Worms, comes another bedtime story for the very young, brimming with bright, giggling sea creatures, bouncing rhyme and the final calming riddle of a backwards poem.

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Goodnight, Glow Worms

From the creator of the delightful Meerkat Splash comes a cuddly, snuggly bedtime book for the very young, full of joyous, playful illustrations and bouncing rhyme - with a perfect ending to send little ones happily off to sleep.

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Meerkat Splash

Aura Parker's playful rhyme and energetic illustrations combine to create the perfect picture book for the very young about colours and bathtime.

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Meerkat Splash activity pack

Dive in to this fun activity pack filled with Meerkats!

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Celebrating 80 years of Puffin!

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Keep the kids entertained with these fun book-related ideas. There's an activity book for every age: one for littlies, one for kids and one for grown-ups too!

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Goodnight, Glow Worms activity pack

Will these gorgeous glow worms ever get to sleep?

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A new colouring in page every day!

Parents: Click here for 10 minutes of peace. (You're welcome).