Happy Hearts

A heart-warming story about finding peace & comfort after loss


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By Jevita Nilson & Marina Zlatanova
Format Hardback
Page Extent 28
Book Size 19 x 9 x 5 mm (H x W x D)
Imprint New Holland Publishers
Release Date 30 Jul 2020
Subject Classification Picture books, activity books & early learning material / Picture books
Age 3+

Zachary's heart is full of sadness. He misses his Nana and wonders where she is. But it's hard to imagine something you cannot see. One night, Zachary embarks on a magical adventure to a place filled with his favourite things.

With an extra special person to guide him, Zachary finds his imagination and returns with happiness in his heart.

(Click to download the colouring activity sheet)

Jevita Nilson

Jevita was born and bred in Perth, Western Australia. She holds a Bachelor of Science majoring in psychology and has also completed a Graduate Diploma in Human Resource Management. She has worked in Human Resources and Organisational Development in the public and private sectors for over ten years.

When her mother died in 2018, she struggled with depression while trying to raise her young children and grieve her death. Jevita found writing therapeutic and was inspired to write a children's book, Happy Heart>, to help young children understand the passing of a love one.

Jevita continues to live in Perth with her husband, their two children and their labrador. whilst working in human resources part-time. In her spare time she enjoyed reading, writing, photography and practicing yoga.