About Picco Puppy
G’day, welcome to Picco Puppy!
My name’s Michael Wong, and I’m English-Australian-Chinese. I live with my wonderful wife of eighteen years, and two beautiful boys, ten and sixteen. We live in the quiet, leafy Sydney suburb of Killara, New South Wales, Australia.
I am the author of I Wish You Happiness, a multi award-winning, children’s picture book. This beautifully illustrated picture book is diverse and inclusive, offering loving and inspirational wishes to empower children to be the best they can be.
I Wish You Happiness has received numerous awards, 530+ Amazon ratings (4.8 out of 5 stars), and sold over fifteen thousand copies since its release in November, 2020. Discover why so many teachers, grandparents, parents, librarians, and children’s book authors love, recommend, and give I Wish You Happiness as gifts to loved ones.
- Mom’s Choice Awards® GOLD Award
- 2021 International Book Awards WINNER
- 2020 Wishing Shelf Book Awards WINNER
- 2020 National Indie Excellence Awards WINNER
- 2020 Foreword Indies FINALIST
- Story Monsters APPROVED Award
I am currently working with a talented illustrator on my next book, due for release in 2022. The working title is, “I Wish You Happiness, Part 2.” Follow us for news and sketches. Sign up to our mailing list, and follow us @PiccoPuppy on Instagram and Facebook.
Wanted: Reviewers/Bloggers/Influencers/Read-Aloud YouTubers/Writers
If you’re a book reviewer/blogger, freelance writer that writes about children’s books for popular websites/publications, social media influencer*, or read-aloud YouTuber* contact us for a complimentary copy of I Wish You Happiness. *Influencers/YouTubers must have a sizeable engaged following beyond family and friends.