If Baby Could Talk

If Baby Could Talk


One step ... two step ... three step ... four!

A delightful collection of poems exploring the inner world of babies

About the Author and Illustrator

Michael Wagner is a children’s author, speaker and storyteller. He writes for early childhood and for older children and his recent books include Why I Love Footy illustrated by Tom Jellett.

Prior to becoming a children’s author, Michael played in a band that almost became famous, spent ten years working as a radio broadcaster with the ABC, wrote and produced award-winning animation for television, and wrote and performed comedy. He is the author of the Maxx Rumble series, the Undys series and the Ted series. He also runs the publishing venture, Billy Goat.

Jess Racklyeft is a Melbourne based illustrator who loves playing with watercolour, creating artwork for greeting cards, children’s books and client projects. With two young children she had a wealth of reference material for this book and chased her baby around the house to sketch his rst few weeks of walking.