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Summary

Jevita Nilson is a Perth based children's author who writes uplifting stories for curious kids. She is passionate about encouraging young readers to discover their imagination and embrace their individuality. Jevita is the author of 'Happy Hearts' (New Holland Publishers, 2020), a picture book helping young children find comfort after the loss of a loved one.

Biography

Jevita Nilson is a Perth based children's author who writes uplifting stories for curious kids. She is passionate about encouraging young readers to discover their imagination and embrace their individuality.

Specialising in picture books, Jevita's stories often touch on the difficult emotions and events a child may experience while growing up. Her debut picture book 'Happy Hearts', published by New Holland Publishers in 2020, is an original and uplifting story helping children find comfort and peace after the loss of a loved one.

Jevita has degrees in Psychology and Human Resources and currently juggles part-time work as an Organisational Development Consultant in the WA Public Sector, writing children’s books and looking after her two young children.

Relevant qualifications

Bachelor of Science (Psychology)
Graduate Diploma of Business (Human Resource Management)

Member of the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI)
Member of the Children's Book Council of Australia (CBCA)
Member of The Scribbles Academy - Creative Writing Course

Recent experience

SCBWI 'Backyard Book Fair' Presenter, 2020
Author workshops for Kindy - Year 3

Publications

Happy Hearts

Happy Hearts

Publisher: New Holland Publishers

Publ. date: 2020

Genre: Picture Book

Get in touch

Email [email protected]

Website http://www.jevitanilson.com

Facebook https://www.facebook.com/jevita.nilson.writes

Instagram https://www.instagram.com/jevita.nilson.writes/

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