'Giovanni' is now officially out in the world. I'm so happy with the way it's turned out and it was a joy, not just to illustrate, but to research the (true) story of four-year-old Giovanni and his family's harrowing journey from Italy to Australia in 1881.
Written by Crystal Corocher
Illustrated by Margeaux Davis (me!)
Published by Wombat Books
Translated by the Volpato Family
This trailer was created by Romi Sharp of Books on Tour PR & Marketing
My name is Margeaux Davis. I'm a doll-maker, sewing pattern designer and children's book illustrator, based in northern New South Wales, Australia.