Jevita Nilson



Jevita Nilson is a children's book author, born and raised in Perth, Western Australia. Her debut picture book, Happy Hearts, is being published by New Holland Publishers and will be available in stores August 2020.

Happy Hearts explores the concepts of bereavement and the afterlife in a sensitive, original and magical way, whilst touching on the range of emotions a child may experience when a loved one passes away. Jevita wrote Happy Hearts as a dedication to her mother who passed away in 2018.

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