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Sami Bayly Sami Bayly i(17443057 works by)
Gender: Female
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BiographyHistory

Sami Bayly is a natural history illustrator based in Newcastle

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Awards for Works

y separately published work icon The Illustrated Encyclopaedia of Dangerous Animals Sydney : Lothian , 2020 19678195 2020 single work information book children's

'Dangerous animals get a bad rap, but this beautifully illustrated encyclopaedia helps us appreciate the incredible features of some of our more hair-raising animal species.

'With more than sixty of the most deadly and dangerous animals from across the world to explore, every page of this beautifully illustrated volume is more eye-opening than the last. You will learn interesting facts about these fascinating species, (many of which you won't have even known were deadly) such as how they have adapted to survive and whether we should be threatened by these animals or appreciate them for their incredible features. Children and adults alike will pore over the breathtaking scientific illustrations of unusual animals from the geography cone snail to the wolverine, the Irukandji jellyfish to the slow loris, debating their relative dangerous features, learning about science and nature along the way. ' (Publication summary)

2021 shortlisted Booksellers Choice Award Children's Book of the Year
2021 shortlisted CBCA Book of the Year Awards Eve Pownall Award for Information Books
2021 CBCA Book of the Year Awards Notable Book Eve Pownall Award
2021 shortlisted Australian Book Industry Awards (ABIA) Australian Book of the Year for Younger Children
2021 shortlisted Indie Awards Children's
y separately published work icon The Illustrated Encyclopaedia of Dangerous Animals Sydney : Lothian , 2020 19678195 2020 single work information book children's

'Dangerous animals get a bad rap, but this beautifully illustrated encyclopaedia helps us appreciate the incredible features of some of our more hair-raising animal species.

'With more than sixty of the most deadly and dangerous animals from across the world to explore, every page of this beautifully illustrated volume is more eye-opening than the last. You will learn interesting facts about these fascinating species, (many of which you won't have even known were deadly) such as how they have adapted to survive and whether we should be threatened by these animals or appreciate them for their incredible features. Children and adults alike will pore over the breathtaking scientific illustrations of unusual animals from the geography cone snail to the wolverine, the Irukandji jellyfish to the slow loris, debating their relative dangerous features, learning about science and nature along the way. ' (Publication summary)

2021 shortlisted Booksellers Choice Award Children's Book of the Year
2021 shortlisted CBCA Book of the Year Awards Eve Pownall Award for Information Books
2021 CBCA Book of the Year Awards Notable Book Eve Pownall Award
2021 shortlisted Australian Book Industry Awards (ABIA) Australian Book of the Year for Younger Children
2021 shortlisted Indie Awards Children's
y separately published work icon The Illustrated Encyclopaedia of Ugly Animals Sydney : Lothian , 2019 17443111 2019 single work picture book children's

'Marvel as you enter the fascinating hidden world of ugly animals in this encyclopaedia of the animal kingdom's most unusual and beauty-challenged species. It's time for ugly animals to shine!

'With more than sixty ugly animals to explore, this compendium of the unusual celebrates the beauty in 'ugliness'. Children and adults alike will pore over the breathtaking scientific illustrations of unusual animals, debating their relative ugliness and merits, learning about science and nature along the way.

'Featuring illustrations and facts about the thorniest species the animal kingdom has to offer, from the naked mole rat to the goblin shark, aye-aye, sphinx cat, blobfish and many more 'ugly' beauties.

'This gorgeous hardcover book is illustrated in exquisite detail by exciting new Australian talent, Sami Bayly.'

(Publication summary)

2020 shortlisted Booksellers Choice Award Children's Book of the Year
2020 honour book CBCA Book of the Year Awards Eve Pownall Award for Information Books
2020 shortlisted Australian Book Industry Awards (ABIA) Australian Book of the Year for Younger Children
2020 shortlisted APA Book Design Awards Best Designed Children's Non-Fiction Illustrated Book designed by Daniel New and Astred Hicks.
2020 CBCA Book of the Year Awards Notable Book
2020 winner Indie Awards Children's
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