Children’s picture book ages 4-8 yrs.
Written and illustrated by Oksanna &Larissa Crawley
ISBN 978-1-989996-14-0; $14.95-Softcover
Released Oct 15, 2023 Available for Pre-order July 15, 2023
“Alone in his cabin, Pirate Glitterbeard sprinkled pink glitter
onto his beard and put on his finest pink skirt!”
All aboard The Heart’s Desire! PIRATE GLITTERBEARD loves everything
pink and glittery. Will his crew rebel when they find out?
In this rollicking sea tale, the captain and his quirky crew journey to find their treasure—the Wikkie-Tikkie’s legendary meat pies. But, argh,
evil Pirate Squidlips and her ship, The Rotten Turnip, draw near . . .
Authors & Illustrators Bio's
Larissa and Oksanna are a mother and daughter team. Larissa is a teacher who is passionate about using children’s literature to teach empathy, and encourage creative and critical thinking in her classroom. She holds a specialist degree in Theatre and Drama Studies from the University of Toronto and Sheridan College. Oksanna is a retired teacher who loves writing for children and making them laugh. She is also the author of the Super Hammy series—over 30 books for beginning readers. She studied Linguistics at the University of Toronto, and Art at Sheridan College.
The duo live in Brampton and Kincardine, Ontario.