Youngest Published Author and Illustrator - Laila Sarki

Date of Record: 23/08/2020

 

Laila Sarki, at the tender age of six years three months and twenty days, is Australia’s youngest published author.

Laila wrote and illustrated ‘Hop Pop The Flying Unicorn’.  Laila is from Gillieston Heights, NSW. 

In the displayed photographs you can see Laila's book put to the test by five year old Lucy. She loved the colours and the title of Laila's book.