Award-winning children's fiction author, David Hill, was inspired to try his hand at picture book writing by the poignant song Little Red Poppy, written by Canadian Rob Kennedy.
"The Red Poppy. You will weep, you will laugh, you will hope. You will remember." - Kids Book Review "The Red Poppy] brings me to teach each time I read it, such is its poignant power"" - Abbie Jury, Waikato Times "Grim, poignant and ultimately full of hope, this is a bold and rewarding children's book" - Returned Services Association "A story that celebrates the triumph of the human spirit" - Magpies