Cotton Cloud Refuses to Rain

Available October 2023

“I want to be the best cloud ever!” Cotton Cloud is determined to make the people happy! She plays in the warm, sunny sky while the people frolic in the lake, marvel at beautiful sunsets, and grow tall, green plants. But as it gets hotter, Wind, Sun and Waterfall tell Cotton she must rain. “Not on your noodle-doodle! Rain makes people sad!” Can Cotton rain and still be the best cloud ever?

ISBN: 9781912923335
Age 3+
Paperback, 32 pp.
250mm x 260mm
Pub. date: October 2023
Elizabeth F. Hill

Elizabeth F. Hill


Elizabeth resides in Canada and is the author of All ‘Bout Canada: A compendium of Canadiana (Nimbus Press). She has lived and worked in four continents. Cotton Cloud Refuses to Rain (Five Quills) is her first children’s book. An academic researcher who holds a MSc in library science and a PhD in intercultural education, Elizabeth loves reading, synchronised swimming, weaving, music and canoeing.
Hannah George

Hannah George


Hannah George carried a sketchbook everywhere she went as a child, capturing all her mischievous exploits and adventures. Graduating from Falmouth University in 2005 and turning her favourite hobby into a career, she is now an experienced and supremely talented illustrator. Hannah’s spontaneous use of line makes her style perfect for bringing characters to life.

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