When Tom visits an art gallery, the eyes of a tiger in a painting follow him around the room. That night when he draws the tiger, something very unusual happens and Tom sets out on a journey full of mysterious experiences. Along the way, he finds that he is much braver than he thought… even around tigers!
After hearing Dianne share her story Tiger Walk, families can take part in a creative activity exploring some of the themes of her magical tale.
About the speaker
Dianne Hofmeyr grew up on the tip of southern Africa. Her acclaimed picture books include The Magic Bojabi Tree, which was nominated for the 2014 Kate Greenaway Award, and Zeraffa Giraffa, which is on The Sunday Times‘ Top 100 Children’s Classics list.