Story and illustrations by Ia Uaro.
Humour. Socio fiction. Coming-of-age. Love story.
2013 Finalist in Humor
Welcome to the official website of SYDNEY'S SONG, a factual portrait of Sydney and the Sydneysiders, and the perilous journey of a young girl who must grow up.
Sydney’s undefeatable girl...
“A grace, determination and resilience that are inspiring.”
— JANET JENSEN, author of Don't You Marry the Mormon Boys
Boston’s former child prodigy...
“To learn Pete’s background—it was definitely appassionato! Wow! Seat belt is right.”
—Terry Stanfill, author of Realms of Gold
A courageous coming-of-age journey…
“Demonstrates the way in which human beings can thrive under adversity using the power of their hearts and wills.”
—MATT POSNER, teacher, speaker, author of School of the Ages.
A love story no reader will ever forget…
“The best story on true love and eternal partners I have ever read. Beautiful, down to earth, touching, and moving.”
—Author ANNA del C. DYE
Set in Sydney and Boston where heartbreaks are juxtaposed with humour, Sydney’s Song shows the world that living with disabilities does not prevent a person from attaining happiness.
“Hugely entertaining. Nothing is predictable in the story.”
— STEPHANIE DAGG, author, editor, and reviewer.
We invite you to look around and hope you will enjoy Sydney's Song. Watch out for Ia's next book.
“Intelligent, touching, interesting and funny.”
—IRINA DUNN, director of Australian Writers Network
“The concept, characters, and plot originality are exceptionally well done.”
“Sydney is a lovable, memorable character. Warm, enjoyable.”