Full of Heart: Read our Review of Enough Love? by Maggie Hutchings and Evie Barrow

Full of Heart: Read our Review of Enough Love? by Maggie Hutchings and Evie Barrow

Willa had one dad, one mum, one home, and a bird. And that was enough.

So when Willa’s parents split up, she’s pretty sad. But at least they are still all hers. Until Dad meets Kevin and Willa’s family starts to grow … and keeps on growing. When will enough be enough? Or is there always room for more love?

Maggie Hutchings is a writer and artist. She writes stories with heart and soul for children and adults that encourage kindness, hope, and resilience. Enough Love? encompasses all of that and more.

This picture book teaches you that there’s always room for acceptance and love. Hutchings presents this by repeatedly showing all the people—both new and constant—that Willa has in her life. The message is simple and effective, and promotes harmony.

Hutchings’ message is complemented by Evie Barrow’s vivid illustrations that assist young readers aged 3+ to visualise the story. In 2019, Barrow’s first illustrated picture book, Horatio Squeak, written by Karen Foxlee, was published,

Full of heart and bursting with warmth, Enough Love? is the funny and moving new picture book from the creative team behind I Saw Pete and Pete Saw Me.

Reviews

Spread Love and Positivity: Activity Pack of Enough Love? by Maggie Hutchings and Evie Barrow

Review | Book Life | News

29 July 2021

Spread Love and Positivity: Activity Pack of Enough Love? by Maggie Hutchings and Evie Barrow

Publisher details

Enough Love?
Authors
Evie Barrow, Maggie Hutchings
Publisher
Affirm Press
Genre
Children’s Fiction
Released
29 June, 2021

Synopsis

Willa had one dad, one mum, one home, and a bird. And that was enough. So when Willa’s parents split up, she’s pretty sad. But at least they are still all hers. Until Dad meets Kevin and Willa’s family starts to grow … and keeps on growing. When will enough be enough? Or is there always room for more love? Full of heart and bursting with warmth, Enough Love? is the funny and moving new picture book from the creative team behind I Saw Pete and Pete Saw Me.
Evie Barrow
About the author

Evie Barrow

Evie Barrow is an Australian artist and illustrator, living in Melbourne. In 2019 her first illustrated picture book was published, Horatio Squeak, written by Karen Foxlee. Along with children’s book work, her illustrations have featured in frankie, Broadsheet, Flow and in the book Shout Out to the Girls.

Books by Evie Barrow

Maggie Hutchings
About the author

Maggie Hutchings

Maggie is a counsellor, family-dispute mediator, writer and artist who spends her weekends covered in paint and scribbling lists that are never completed. She is a famously mad aunt, nanna and mother who talks to herself out loud and falls over a lot in the garden. Maggie writes stories with heart and soul for children and adults that encourage kindness, hope and resilience.Maggie is the author or Unicorn! and Mermaid! published by Affirm Press.

Books by Maggie Hutchings

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