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Astrid's Big Day

By Elyse Hunt - Illustrated By Kim Griffin - ISBN: 9781922850874

RRP: $24.95

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Elyse grew up and attended university on the outskirts of Melbourne. In January 2020, she married her husband, Ben, and they have since spent a lot of time together due to COVID lockdowns.
Elyse has always had a strong affinity for the outdoors and a love of animals, in particular her dogs, who follow her wherever she goes. This is her first children's book.

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Astrid's Big Day

By Elyse Hunt - Illustrated By Kim Griffin - ISBN: 9781922850874

RRP: $24.95

Astrid is an adventurous rascal of a dog

who likes her days to be playful and fun.

Astrid’s days are full of emotional experiences 
that have only just begun.

Enjoy the highs and the lows as Astrid becomes dirty
and learns to stay clean…

And lots of other fun activities in between.

*Age recommended 3 to 8 years old


“A funny cute tale of pictures and words for kids to follow along and enjoy… Very good first book…” Carol, Indie Book reviewer



Kim is a Sunshine Coast-based illustrator and character designer with a love for all things fantasy!

A lifelong avid drawer, in 2019 she graduated with an Honours degree in Design in Animation from the University of Technology, Sydney, and gained work as a character and prop designer/layout artist at Kapow Pictures. 

She is passionate about bringing joy, intrigue and a taste of adventure through her work, and aims to create imagery that inspires the minds and imaginations of her young audience.

Besides drawing, Kim’s favourite things to do include reading, travelling, geeking out over movies and TV, finding the best places to eat and dancing around to boppy music!

We acknowledge the Traditional Owners of Country throughout Australia and recognise their continuing connection to land, waters and culture.

We pay our respects to their Elders past, present and emerging.

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