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A Banana is a Banana
A Banana is a Banana

A Banana is a Banana

JUVENILE FICTION

24 Pages, 8.5 x 10.25

Formats: Hardcover Picture Book

Hardcover Picture Book, $19.99 (US $19.99) (CA $24.99)

Publication Date: November 2019

ISBN 9781760891664

Rights: US & CA

Penguin Random House Australia (Nov 2019)
Puffin (AU YR)

Price: $19.99
 
 

Overview

If an eggplant really grew eggs, chickens would be out of a job.If a catfish was really made of cats, then it might get chased by a dog.And a banana is a banana. That’s what it’s called, I don’t know why.Join the band for some fun with words and rhymes in this laugh-out-loud picture book based on the award-winning song ‘A Banana is a Banana’.

Author Biography

Justine Clarke (Author) Justine Clarke is one of Australia's most accomplished and admired performers: a best-selling children's singer; acclaimed film, television and stage actress with credits that include Tangle, Love My Way, Mad Max Beyond the Thunderdome, Japanese Story and Hedda Gabler. With this is also her constant, reassuring presence on the ABC TV institution, Play School and recent critical and commercial success The Time of Our Lives.Justine's live shows include sing-a-long favourites from her three ARIA nominated albums, I Like to Sing, Songs to Make You Smile and Great Big World, accompanied by a live band of fine musicians.Josh Pyke (Author) Josh Pyke is an Australian singer and songwriter known for his six award-winning indie/folk albums, including a best-of album released in 2017. He is committed to representing the Indigenous Literacy Foundation, as one of only six lifetime ambassadors for the charity (and the only non-author lifetime ambassador). He launched the initiative 'Buskin for Change' in 2009 to raise support for the ILF. Josh co-wrote the ILF song ‘Words Make the World Go Round’ with Justine Clarke, as well as co-writing, producing and mixing five songs for Justine’s new ABC2 TV show, Ta Da! Lights Out, Leonard is his first picture book.Heath McKenzie (Illustrator) Heath McKenzie is an award winning Melbourne-based author and illustrator who specialises in stylised digital illustrations (aiming to make them look as non-digital as possible). He has written and illustrated 15 picture books and illustrated a whole lot more across numerous forms of print media