Author(s): Holly Dunn
Moth is a picture book about friendship and belonging, and how it feels when you don't fit in. It aims to help children to better understand social anxiety and introversion in a safe and relatable way. Children and adults will enjoy spotting the different plants and animals endemic to New Zealand, including kowhai, weta and kiwi.
Author Biography: Holly Dunn is a book cover designer and illustrator from New Zealand. After graduating from Victoria University of Wellington in 2014 she spent several years working in the book trade in New Zealand and the UK. In 2018 she launched a range of stationery based on classic books and fairy tales. She also has a YouTube channel where she discusses books and design. Her illustrations are inspired by the Art Nouveau designs and patterns from the late 19th Century. Moth is her first picture book.