Author: Alanna Michelle Escudero
Illustrator: Shellette Gipa
Language/s: Filipino and English
Target Readers: Ages 3-5
There’s never a dull moment in the imaginative world of a little girl and her plush toy named Teddy.
They go on adventures every day as pilots, pirates, and many more! But, over the years and as the little
girl grows up, will they still go on adventures together?
Alanna Michelle Escudero – Author
Alanna Michelle Escudero is a young writer from Zamboanga City, who is in love with storybooks,
storytelling, and creating alternate worlds of wonders in fi ctional stories. In her e orts to overcome her
dyslexia, she became fascinated with word play. She self-published a collection of poems and prose.
Her fi rst children’s book was a project contribution made for the Yellow Boat of Hope Foundation,
Inc., a Philippine-based non-profi t organization that provides boats and structures to help children
safely get to school.
Shellette Gipa – Illustrator
Shellette Gipa is a freelance illustrator and graphic designer with a degree of Bachelor of Fine Arts
Major in Visual Communication at the University of the Philippines Diliman. She likes to try out di erent
style and make stories through her illustrations. She also likes music, movies, cats and food.