A children's book that explores all the amazing things that happen inside a children's hospital and gives thanks to the many hardworking people that help keep us safe and well.
SHORT-LISTED: 2022 CBCA Book of the Year, Award for New Illustrator
Going to hospital might seem scary or worrying - you might be hurt, you might feel sick or maybe you just have to visit a friend. But don't be worried! Hospitals are amazing places filled with clever people all doing incredible things, including making you feel better. Follow Momo, Rani and Henry on three very different adventures inside a busy children's hospital.
A picture book that shows children all the interesting things that happen inside a hospital, helping them feel safe and secure, and ready for their first visit.
'A friendly introduction to the idea of hospitals and what might happen in them ... A good book for parents to use as a starting point for talking to kids about hospitals.' Books+Publishing
'A timely and important book.' Reading Time
Freda Chiu is an author and illustrator from Sydney, Australia. As well as illustrating children's books, her work spans comics, editorial and retail graphics. Outside her art practice, Freda lectures in Illustration at the University of Technology Sydney. A Trip to the Hospital is her debut picture book.
Shortlisted CBCA Award for New Illustrator 2022 AU; Shortlisted IBBY Australia Ena Noël Award 2022 AU
A & U Children
3 - 7