Gecko is a gecko. Macoote is a big, furry monster. Together, they’re best buddies! Join them on their picnic adventure, and don’t forget to bring your imagination…
A picnic outing on an ordinary day becomes a journey into imagination in ‘Gecko & Macoote’ by Melbourne author and illustrator team David Cooley and Paul Smith.
A picture book that introduces young children to the title characters, ‘Gecko & Macoote’ teaches children compromise and how to use imagination to discover the spectacular in the ordinary. This book is interactive in a lo-fi, traditional way, prompting parents and children to use their imagination and take part in the story. Kids can even join Gecko in his Happy Dance!
Young children will fall in love with zany Gecko and cuddly Macoote. This picture book’s rich illustrations and simple text will suit ages 1 to 6, and even those who are young at heart, regardless of age.