ABOUT ROBERT VESCIO

  • Robert Vescio lives in Sydney and is a published children’s author. 

    His picture books to date include:

    Under the Same Sky 2019 (New Frontier Publishing)

    Window of Hope 2019 (Little Pink Dog Books)

    The Box Cars 2019 (EK Books) listed on the NSW Premier’s Reading Challenge.

    1.    
    Bigger Than Yesterday, Smaller Than Tomorrow 2018 (Little Pink Dog Books)

    2.    
    Finn and Puss 2017 (EK Books) 

    3.    
    Eric Finds A Way 2017 (Wombat Books) listed on
    the NSW, VIC and QLD Premier’s Reading Challenge. Also, part of the United Way Australia and Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library.

    4.    
    Ella Saw The Tree 2017 (Big Sky Publishing)

    5.    
    Jack and Mia 2016 (Wombat Books) listed on
    the NSW Premier’s Reading Challenge.

    6.    
    Barnaby and the Lost Treasure of Bunnyville 2016 (Big Sky Publishing)

    7.    
    Marlo Can Fly 2013 (Wombat Books) listed on
    the NSW Premier’s Reading Challenge.

    8.    
    No Matter Who We’re With 2013 (IP Kidz).

    Two of his picture
    books, Finn and Puss and Eric Finds A
    Way
    , were shortlisted for the 2018 CBCA Bilby Awards.

    Many of his short stories
    have been published in anthologies such as Packed Lunch, Short and Twisted,
    Charms Vol 1, The Toy Chest and The School Magazine NSW.

    Robert has won awards for his
    children’s writing including First Place in the 2012 Marshall Allan Hill Children’s
    Writing Competition and Highly Commended in the 2011 Marshall Allan Hill
    Children’s Writing Competition.

    Robert is a Books In
    Homes Role Model
     and enjoys visiting schools. His aim is to enthuse
    and inspire children to read and write and leave them bursting with imaginative
    ideas.

    For more
    information visit:
    www.robertvescio.com or www.facebook.com/RobertVescioAuthor

ARTIST STATEMENT

  • I am a published children’s author. I write picture books about themes that help children deal with changes in their lives and to better understand their world and relationships. I am also a Books In Homes Role Model and enjoy visiting schools. My aim is to enthuse and inspire children to read and write and leave them bursting with imaginative ideas. 

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