Author(s): Rod Clement
Like most kids, Amanda gets dressed, goes to school, plays with friends, and eats dinner with her family. But don't be fooled by this deceptively simple story--readers will soon find out that Amanda is no ordinary girl Best-selling Australian artist Rod Clement has
created a wickedly funny picture book in which the artwork tells an extraordinary story of 'just another ordinary day.'
S 1996 CBC Book of the Year Award
Rod Clement has always been fascinated by nature, using a knowledge of wildlife in his illustrating work. He tries to extend the imagination of the reader,' to get the child to question and go beyond the boundaries of the obvious. But while he wants to make his readers think, he also wants to entertain them. Rod Clement is the award winning illustrator of Counting on Frank, Edward the Emu and Edwina the Emu.