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Nicky Johnston Nicky Johnston i(A116963 works by)
Born: Established: 1971 ;
Gender: Female
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Nicky Johnston has worked as a primary school teacher, an artist, a professional make-up artist and as a trafiic safety officer visitng schools. She has been a member of Ishinryu Karate and has a 1st Dan Black Belt.

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y separately published work icon Coco : Big City Kitty Lindfield : Omnibus Books , 2020 18928941 2020 single work picture book children's

'Once there was a small kitten named Coco. Coco lived on the top floor of the tallest building on Meowington Avenue. Her days were filled with action, excitement, noise and activity. And nothing made Coco happier than being a Big City Kitty.'(Publication summary) 

2021 longlisted APA Book Design Awards Best Designed Children’s Fiction Book designed by Nicolette Treanor & Nicole Stofberg
y separately published work icon At the End of Holyrood Lane Wollombi : EK Books , 2018 14330976 2018 single work picture book children's

'Flick is just like any other youngster. She loves to chase butterflies and jump in autumn leaves. But life at the end of Holyrood Lane is often violent and unpredictable due to the constant storms that plague her home, causing her to cringe with dread and flee whenever they strike. Visually arresting, emotionally incisive, and ultimately uplifting, this beautifully crafted picture book provides a sensitive glimpse into one aspect of domestic violence and how it can affect young lives.'

Source: Publisher's blurb.

2019 winner Crystal Kite Award Australian and New Zealand Division
y separately published work icon Where's Bear? Mount Eliza : Empowering Resources , 2017 14186377 2017 single work picture book children's

'Sophie stood Bear at the top of the castle.

'“You’re so brave, Bear!”

'When Sophie returned from dinner, Bear was not where she had left him.

'“Bear, where are you?” Sophie called.

'Go on an adventure with Sophie as she attempts to find her best friend, Bear. Sophie has to be brave, just like Bear, but the Shadow Monster is lurking in the dark. This gentle book encourages children to face their fears and to have courage, even if they are frightened or nervous.'

Source: Publisher's blurb.

2018 shortlisted Speech Pathology Australia Book of the Year Awards Three to 5 Years
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