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Life Savers

By Eryl Nash
Illustrated by Ana Albero

Taking you to the heart of the heroes who help us, experience a day in the life of Cecilia the nurse, David-Lawrence the paramedic, Leonie the firefighter and Tamika the veterinarian.

This uplifting picture book showcases the amazing work our frontline staff do, the incredible skills they have and the important equipment they need to save a life, in a unique graphic novel-inspired non-fiction format. With a foreword by British celebrity Dr Zoe Williams.

  • Featuring 12 real-life emergency service workers from across the world, including: Leonie the Fire Fighter from the UK, Ahsan the Surgeon from Pakistan, Fabien the Mountain Rescuer from France, Tamika the Veterinarian from the US, Nick the Police Officer from the UK, Cecilia the Nurse from Spain, Koen the Lifeguard from the Netherlands, Jin the Research Scientist from China, David-Lawrence the Paramedic from Switzerland, Johanne the Counsellor from Germany, Andy the Flying Doctor from Australia, Giovanna the Foreign Aid Worker from Italy
  • Based on the viral ‘Tetris Challenge’, this book gives a bird’s eye view of all the equipment that people who work in life-saving professions need to do their jobs
  • Mixing accurate non-fiction with vibrantly textured scenes in comic strip panels from artist Ana Albero (Little People, Big Dreams Coco Channel), this bold and vibrant illustrated book shows heroes in action and provides a fascinating insight into a day in the life of an emergency service worker

About the author

Eryl Nash is a children's book editor and author living in Wales. She is the author of over 30 children's books and the editor of many more. Eryl specialises in non-fiction titles, from space pop-up books to dinosaur dictionaries, and loves nothing more than seeing exciting ideas about science, history and nature come to life.

About the illustrator

Ana Albero was born in Alicante, Spain. She studied Visual Com-munication at the Ecole Nationale Superieure des Arts Decoratifs in Paris, and illustration at the University of the Arts Berlin. She is now based in Berlin, where she works primarily in graphite and coloured pencil creating vibrant textured images inspired by old pictures and movies. She is the illustrator of The People Awards and Little People Big Dreams: Coco Chanel.

ISBN: 9781913520168
Imprint: Magic Cat Publishing
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Hardback
Release Date: April 7, 2021
Dimensions: 0 x 0mm, 32pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $29.99
New Zealand RRP: $32.99
Stock Level: Not Yet Published

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