Thalassa Park Storybook Walk Vote Now!

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AND THE WINNER IS................ FANCY PANTS!

On Wednesday 17 February 2021 the voting for the Storybook Walk ended. It was a close competition with both Fancy Pants and Mama Ocean having the lead multiple times.

Thank you to everyone that voted through the “Your Say” website, people that visited our libraries to vote and all the schools that participated. The Your Say page was visited 3800 times during the consultation period resulting in over 1100 people voting online.

Over 200 manual votes were also received during the consultation period.

We are excited to announce that the winner is Fancy Pants by Kelly Hibbert and illustrated by Amanda Graham with a whopping 49% of the vote, closely followed by Mama Ocean by Jane Jolly and illustrated by Sally Heinrich with 39% of the vote and Esmeralda’s Nest by Robert Moore and illustrated by Mandy Foot with 12% of the vote.

Thank you to Little Book Press (publisher of Fancy Pants) and the authors and publishers that took part in our journey.



Written by Robert Moore

Illustrated by Mandy Foot

Published by MidnightSun Publishing


Written by Kelly Hibbert

Illustrated by Amanda Graham

Published by Little Book Press


Written by Jane Jolly

Illustrated by Sally Heinrich

Published by MidnightSun Publishing



AND THE WINNER IS................ FANCY PANTS!

On Wednesday 17 February 2021 the voting for the Storybook Walk ended. It was a close competition with both Fancy Pants and Mama Ocean having the lead multiple times.

Thank you to everyone that voted through the “Your Say” website, people that visited our libraries to vote and all the schools that participated. The Your Say page was visited 3800 times during the consultation period resulting in over 1100 people voting online.

Over 200 manual votes were also received during the consultation period.

We are excited to announce that the winner is Fancy Pants by Kelly Hibbert and illustrated by Amanda Graham with a whopping 49% of the vote, closely followed by Mama Ocean by Jane Jolly and illustrated by Sally Heinrich with 39% of the vote and Esmeralda’s Nest by Robert Moore and illustrated by Mandy Foot with 12% of the vote.

Thank you to Little Book Press (publisher of Fancy Pants) and the authors and publishers that took part in our journey.



Written by Robert Moore

Illustrated by Mandy Foot

Published by MidnightSun Publishing


Written by Kelly Hibbert

Illustrated by Amanda Graham

Published by Little Book Press


Written by Jane Jolly

Illustrated by Sally Heinrich

Published by MidnightSun Publishing