- Winner of the 2014 CBCA for Early Childhood
by Jan Ormerod
Caroline Crocodile’s baby brother dribbles. But all Mama Crocodile EVER says is how GORGEOUS he is. Caroline is VERY jealous. So she goes to the Baby Shop and tries to swap her dribbly brother for a new baby. The trouble is, there’s something not quite right with any of them.
Jan Ormerod’s first picture book was Sunshine. It won the Mother Goose Award in 1982, was voted the Picture Book of the Year 1982 by the Children’s Book Council of Australia and was highly commended for the Kate Greenaway Medal. Her recent titles for Frances Lincoln are A Twist in the Tail and Ponko and the South Pole.