Robert Vescio loves to read and is a self-confessed hoarder of books, especially children’s books. He enjoys writing stories and sharing his passion with children of all ages.
Robert’s picture books include, Jack and Mia (Wombat Books), Barnaby and the Lost Treasure of Bunnyville (Big Sky Publishing), Marlo Can Fly (Wombat Books) listed on the NSW Premier’s Reading Challenge for 2015, No Matter Who We’re With (IP Kidz).
Many of his short stories have been published in anothologies such as Packed Lunch, Short and Twisted, Charms Vol 1 and The NSW School Magazine.
Robert has won awards for his children’s writing including First Place in the 2012 Marshall Allan Hill Children’s Writing Competition and Highly Commended in the 2011 Marshall Allan Hill Children's Writing Competition.
Robert enjoys visiting schools. His aim is to enthuse and inspire children to read and write and leave them bursting with imaginative ideas.
Robert is a BIG kid at heart! He is a huge fan of Disney and loves animation. He lives in Sydney and enjoys spending time with his children, who are an endless source of inspiration.