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Allen & Unwin
04 February 2019
Children's & Educational; Picture storybooks; Personal & social issues: family issues (Children's&YA)
I love wrestling. When I grow up, I want to be just like my wrestling heroes: big and tough, with really huge muscles. The only problem is, my mums don't like fighting...

A funny story about identity, family and dressing up, inspired by the award-winning documentary, Gayby Baby.

'Big hearted, bold and beautiful. For any parent who knows there is no right way to make a family, and for any kid who knows there is no right way to be yourself.' Ben Law, author of The Family Law
By:   Maya Newell, Charlotte Mars, Gus Skattebol-James
Illustrated by:   Tom Jellett
Imprint:   Allen & Unwin
Country of Publication:   Australia
Dimensions:   Height: 250mm,  Width: 250mm, 
Weight:   420g
ISBN:   9781760296810
ISBN 10:   1760296813
Pages:   32
Publication Date:   04 February 2019
Recommended Age:   From 4 to 8 years
Audience:   Children/juvenile ,  0-5 years
Format:   Hardback
Publisher's Status:   Active

Maya Newell is an award-winning Australian filmmaker. Her award-winning short, TWO, screened at festivals internationally and she was awarded Best New Documentary Talent of Australia at AIDC, Adelaide Film Festival. Her award-winning feature-length documentary Gayby Baby, produced by Charlotte Mars, was selected for screenings at prestigious film festivals around the world including Hot Docs in Toronto and the Sydney Film Festival, and was screened on ABC TV in 2016. Tom Jellett has illustrated a number of books for children including Whale in the Bath by Kylie Westaway, The Gobbledygook is Eating a Book by Justine Clarke and Arthur Baysting, and My Dad Thinks He's Funny by Katrina Germein. Tom has also been included in the Editorial and Book category for Illustrators 53 and exhibited at the Society of Illustrators, New York in 2011 and 2013.

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