Author(s): Maggie Hutchings
Luka makes the world light up ... Like a shooting star on a dark night.
Luka's best friend would do anything for her, but when Luka wishes for a unicorn, what is a best friend supposed to do?!
From an exciting debut author and one of Australia's most loved illustrators comes this stunning story of hope, persistence and the magical power of friendship (and unicorns).
Maggie is a counsellor, family-dispute mediator, writer and artist who spends her weekends covered in paint and scribbling lists that are never completed. She is a famously mad aunt, nanna and mother who talks to herself out loud and falls over a lot in the garden. Maggie writes stories with heart and soul for children and adults that encourage kindness, hope and resilience.
Cheryl Orsini taught herself to draw as a little girl. She grew a little taller, studied Visual Communications at UTS and finally, when she could grow no more, she started illustrating children's books, magazines and decorating a great many peg dolls! Her books include Lucy's Book, Caravan, The Fairy Dancers and Pom Pom, Where Are You?. Her work also regularly appears in magazines and exhibitions. Cheryl created the current exterior design and illustrations for Russ the Story Bus.