Sophie Scott sets off on a boat and journeys south to discover a beautiful place filled with icebergs, penguins, seals and whales.
Join much-loved Children’s Laureate Alison Lester for an afternoon of stories and adventures with her latest heroine. Bring your best sea-legs and hop on board for a voyage to Antarctica.
Presented with City of Sydney Library.
Alison Lester (Australian)
Alison Lester is one of the most popular and bestselling writers and illustrators of children's books in Australia and has won many awards. Her career now spans more than 21 years and in that time she has produced many Australian classics, such as Magic Beach and Are We There Yet?. In 2012 Alison was named an inaugural Australian Children’s Laureate and is also an ambassador for the National Year of Reading. Alison’s latest picture book is Sophie Scott Goes South.