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Danny Blue's Really Excellent Dream: A CBCA Notable Book

Max Landrak

6 Reviews

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Fiction, Picture Books, Picture books, Early learning: colours

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A book about creativity, comfort zones - and colour.

A story about a curious and inventive boy that will make kids think about how each of us sees the world.

Danny Blue lives in a world where everything is blue. And while there are many different shades and hues, everything is essentially the same. But then one night Danny sees something in a dream that is unlike anything else. He tried to describe it, but no one can understand what he means, and so he decides to create the thing he saw in his Really Excellent Dream (or R.E.D.).

A wonderfully illustrated, off-beat story about invention, dreams and thinking outside the box.

***A CBCA Notable Book***

'Max Landrak's first children's book is a delight . . . bound to bring forth giggles' BOOKS+PUBLISHING

'Danny brings a powerful message of welcoming imagination and diversity. With charisma, wit and subtle artfulness, Danny Blue's Really Excellent Dream is a colourful story perfect for showing children from age four that embracing dreams and openmindedness can make the world of difference.'
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Praise for Danny Blue's Really Excellent Dream: A CBCA Notable Book

  • Max Landrak's first children's book is a delight . . . bound to bring forth giggles - BOOKS+PUBLISHING

  • Highly recommended . . . This delightful book, like a fable, will engender much discussion - ReadPlus

  • Sometimes really special books come along and this is one. In a blue world, Danny starts to dream in colour. A magical tale with gorgeous illustrations. This book will become a favourite. - CAIRNS POST

  • one that parents will enjoy reading to the kids at bedtime - MANLY DAILY

  • Danny brings a powerful message of welcoming imagination and diversity. With charisma, wit and subtle artfulness, DANNY BLUE'S REALLY EXCELLENT DREAM is a colourful story perfect for showing children from age four that embracing dreams and open-mindedness can make the world of difference. - Reading Time

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  • I loved it! A new and exciting adventure, I would definatly reccomend it to anyone looking for a picture book. Very impressed!

    Zoe Baker

    Rated 5
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Max Landrak

Max Landrak is an award-winning writer and illustrator based in Sydney, Australia.
His first children's picture book, Danny Blue's Really Excellent Dream, was voted Book Of The Year by Speech Pathology Australia, and is a Children's Book Council of Australia Notable Book.
His second book, Digby & the Duck, was published in 2018.

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