Sidney Visits Australia

by Stephanie Stockdale



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 7/16/2009

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 8.5x8.5
Page Count : 44
ISBN : 9781438986982

About the Book

Sidney Visits Australia is a delightful story of a young girl who explores the beautiful land of Australia in search of koalas, kangaroos, and crocodiles.  During her journey, she travels to the Outback where she finds adventure and new friends.  This book is sure to become a standard in any child's library of favorites.  The colorful illustrations and surprise ending will be enjoyed by all.

About the Author

Stephanie Stockdale, Author


Stephanie Stockdale resides in Norfolk, Virginia along with her daughter Sidney.  Stockdale is a graduate of The Governor’s School for the Performing Arts.  She also holds a BS in Criminal Justice and M.A. in Applied Sociology from Old Dominion University.  She was appointed as a 1999 Governor’s Fellow with the Department of Criminal Justice Services (DCJS) in the Commonwealth of Virginia.  She has several years of teaching experience on the collegiate level in the areas of criminal justice and sociology.  Stockdale enjoys writing, traveling and spending time with her family.


Sean C. Cooper, Illustrator


Sean C. Cooper resides in Norfolk, Virginia.  He is a graduate of Old Dominion University with a Bachelor of Fine Arts.  He is also a gifted artist, animator, and screenwriter.  His favorite genres of film and literature are science fiction and action.  In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family.  For this book, the illustrator used magic markers and created each picture by hand to infuse and blend the many colors.  His goal is to make the drawings appeal to children and to inspire them to believe that they can create drawings just like his.