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'Danny Parker was born in the UK. He has been a nurse, an undertaker and an actor. He is now a teacher in Perth, Western Australia and is married with two children' (Riverbend Books).

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Molly and Mae 2016 single work picture book children's

'Friendship is like a train journey.

'There are happy moments, boring moments and exciting moments.

'There is anger and loneliness, and there is forgiveness, and the thread of friendship runs through everything, like rail tracks through the countryside.' (Publication summary)

2017 Children's Book Council Book of the Year Awards Notable Book
2017 longlisted Indie Awards Children's
Crusts 2016 single work picture book children's

'Jacob is just one of millions who won’t eat their crusts. But he is one in a million when it comes to bright ideas.

'When tiny creatures from a distant crumbling planet seek Jacob’s help, he sets out to do what he can with his big box of uneaten crusts.

'A story about crusts and intergalactic travel by powerhouse creative duo Danny Parker and Matt Ottley.' (Publication summary)

2017 Children's Book Council Book of the Year Awards Notable Book
Perfect 2015 single work picture book children's

'Perfect captures the simplicity, spontaneity and freedom of an idyllic childhood, while Freya Blackwood's paintings of the three children roaming a rolling beach side idyll capture the light - and even the smell and feel - of a perfect summer day.' (Publication summary)

2016 honours Children's Book Council Book of the Year Awards Book of the Year: Early Childhood
2016 Children's Book Council Book of the Year Awards Notable Book
2016 shortlisted Australian Book Industry Awards (ABIA) Australian Book of the Year for Younger Children
2016 shortlisted Prime Minister's Literary Awards Children's Fiction
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