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Lucinda Gifford is an author and Illustrator based in Melbourne. In 2014, she received the Five Mile Press Illustrator Award.

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The Cat Wants Cuddles 2017 single work picture book children's

'Kevin doesn't want a pat. He doesn't want a tickle. And he definitely does NOT want a cuddle. There's absolutely no way this hilarious cat is going to change his mind about that. Or will he?' (Publication summary)

2018 Children's Book Council Book of the Year Awards Notable Book Early Childhood
The Cat Wants Custard 2016 single work picture book children's

'Meet Kevin, the opinionated feline who is full of cat-titude. Kevin has a craving. He wants custard, and he wants it NOW! Follow the hilarious antics of a cat trying to get its human companion to give him what he wants, including the extreme length of using his own body to spell the word CUSTARD! Will he succeed?' (Publication summary)

2017 Children's Book Council Book of the Year Awards Notable Book
2017 shortlisted West Australian Young Readers' Book Award Picture Books
Space Alien at Planet Dad 2016 single work picture book children's

'One Saturday, Jake arrives at Planet Dad to find a SPACE ALIEN there! He needs his best INVADER BLASTER and ALIEN REPELLING SUIT! But the space alien won't go away. What will Jake do? ' (Publication summary)

2017 recommended Australian Family Therapists' Award for Children's Literature Picture Book and Younger Readers
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