A beautiful, calming, poetic and powerful read-aloud bedtime story pays tribute to nature—from an Indigenous artist duo.

SHORTLISTED—2020 CBCA Award for New Illustrator

A heartening read-aloud about a day in the life of Little Bird, who sings the world alive, flies with Cloud, travels with Wind, nestles with Moon, and dreams of flying among the stars.


Sally Morgan’s poetic language and Johnny Warrkatja Malibirr’s sensitive artwork combine to make this a beautiful, distinctive publication with global appeal.

“Little Bird’s Day perfectly fuses text and image to create a masterpiece which is a delight to read. CBCA Reading Time


ISBN: 9781736226469

Hardcover with Jacket

Full-Color Illustrations

Age Range: 3 to 7

Grade Range: Preschool to Grade 2

520L (AD)

Themes: Bedtime & Dreams, Animals/Birds, Diversity & Multicultural, Folklore, People & Places, Australia

9.8 x 9.8 inches, 32 pages
Publication Date: October 7, 2021

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