Early each morning, Carina's father wakes her with a kiss on her forehead. Together they climb the sleeping volcano to tend to their garden filled with caper bushes, peaches, and prickly pears. Discovering all the wonders the garden contains, Carina asks her father why each of them exists. 'For love' is his only reply.
Shortlisted for the CBCA New Illustrator award 2022
Written and illustrated by award-winning Melbourne-based designer, author and artist Cristina Neri.
Gorgeous and unique illustrations accompany this enchanting and heart-warming story.
_For Love _is Neri’s love letter to her Italian heritage, showcasing the amazing Aeolian culture.