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On a Small Island

Written by Kyle Hughes-Odgers


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On a small island, in a gigantic sea, lives Ari. Ari longs for the large ships to stop at his island, he longs to see remarkable things and to have interesting friends. On a small island, in a gigantic sea, Ari has an idea. A dazzling idea. An irresistible idea …

‘There is a gentleness to the tone and pace of the book, and its simple storyline, with themes of loneliness, patience and creativity, is heartwarming and delightful. [four out of five stars]’ Junior Books+Publishing

‘… a wonderful exploration of the idea ‘build it and they will come’.’ Mornings with Fiona Parker, ABC Local Radio

‘… unique and distinctive.’ Magpies

ISBN 9781925161168 (Hardback)
Formats Picture Book (240 x 240mm) (Hardback)
Categories Children's ebooks
Children's Picture Books
Pages 32
Publication Year 2014
Edition 1st
Publisher Fremantle Press
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    Kyle Hughes-Odgers

    Kyle Hughes-Odgers is an Australian artist. He has held exhibitions throughout Australia and internationally in New York, Los Angeles, Singapore and Berlin. Kyle has also been involved in large-scale public art projects internationally (New York City, Washington DC, Los Angeles, London, Sheffield, Hong Kong, Singapore, Madrid, Berlin, Cambodia) and at home in Australia, including From Above, a giant 6 m x 80 m exterior painting for the Perth International Airport. Read more