Ahoy me hearties! Let’s batten down the hatches and get creative! Can you help us colour in this giant, barnacle-covered pirate ship crawling with dastardly pirates and lily-livered landlubbers? Atticus Van Tasticus illustrator Stephen Michael King has drawn the ship of Atticus’s dream and all it needs is you! Recommended for all ages.

Stephen Michael King (Australian)

Stephen Michael King

Stephen Michael King is renowned worldwide for picture books like The Pocket Dogs and Where Does Thursday Go?. Books he has both written and illustrated include The Man Who Loved BoxesHenry and Amy, and Mutt Dog. Several of his books have been shortlisted by the CBCA. Stephen is appearing at the 2020 Sydney Writers’ Festival as part of the Primary School Days Program.