Zombie Snails with Sami Bayly

Sami Bayly Zombie Snails

There really are creatures such as Zombi Snails. And they are so incredible you must know all about them!!

Today’s guest is a natural history illustrator based in Australia, who loves all things weird and wonderful. She finds the beauty and importance of all animals regardless of their appearance and hopes to share her appreciation with others. 

Sami shares the world’s most extraordinary creatures with us. Some are bizarre, freaky, ugly, but all are magnificent!! 

Sami shares her processes for writing and drawing, how she gets into the heads of these creatures and all the fun of creating books for kids.


surprising sea creatures


Title: Surprising Sea Creatures – How we came to be

Author/Illustrator: Sami Bayly

Publisher: Hachette Australia

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