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Magpie has one job, one desire, one purpose: KEEP THE EGGS SAFE. Always on alert for danger, will Magpie’s determination be enough when rock-carrying intruders arrive?
Why do magpies swoop and why do we have such a fascination with them? Discover more about these clever, cheeky and charming songbirds through this delightful book.
Published by CSIRO Publishing, this book includes a heartfelt story and magpie facts galore.
Nicole is an award-winning author who shines a light on environmental, animal rights and social justice issues through captivating picture books that engage readers and help to create a generation of thoughtful, committed and compassionate individuals.
Susannah Crispe is a Canberra-based children's book author and illustrator, with a background in zoology and a passion for beautifully crafted books. She works primarily in watercolour and digital collage.