Winner – 2012 Early Childhood Intervention Australia “Excellence Award”
Natasha Milanko is an award-winning West Australian teacher, photographer and mother of Ella, who has cerebral palsy. Her picture books and curriculum support materials promote the themes of disability and inclusivity for an early childhood audience.
Natasha's sensitive yet humorous text coupled with breathtaking candid photography is a powerful introduction to a child's experiences of living with a disability.
"These special books with their delightful storylines and photographs are seen as invaluable tools for creating positive educational outcomes."
"This book ticks all the boxes: it is targeted to the youngest students, it is a resource that can be integrated with early years curricula and it has a writer who is a teacher and champion for inclusion."