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The Sloth Who Came to Stay

The Sloth Who Came to Stay

Amy's family is speedy! They are always in such a rush that there is no time to talk or play - until the afternoon Amy brings home a sloth. Then things start changing very, very slowly ... A Children's Book Council Notable book and shortlisted for the CBC Crichton Award when it w... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781760631024
Barcode 9781760631024
Published 7 January 2019 by Allen & Unwin
Format Paperback
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Author(s) By Wild, Margaret
Illustrated by To, Vivienne
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Full details for this title

ISBN-13 9781760631024
ISBN-10 1760631027
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Allen & Unwin
Imprint Allen & Unwin Children's Books
Publication Date 7 January 2019
Publication Country Australia Australia
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Wild, Margaret
Illustrated by To, Vivienne
Category Picture Storybooks
Australian
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Width: 286mm
Height: 228mm
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age 2-6 years
Reading Age 2-6 years
NBS Text Picture Books
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code Not specified
Catalogue Code 961530

Description of this Book

Amy's family is speedy! They are always in such a rush that there is no time to talk or play - until the afternoon Amy brings home a sloth. Then things start changing very, very slowly ... A Children's Book Council Notable book and shortlisted for the CBC Crichton Award when it was first published in hardback, this is a timely tale about enjoying the little things in life from award-winning author Margaret Wild.

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Author's Bio

Margaret Wild is one of Australia's most respected picture-book creators whose award-winning children's books are loved by children all over the world. Margaret has published over seventy picture books for young children and she has been the recipient of the Nan Chauncy Award and the Lady Cutler Award for her contributions to Australian children's literature. Vivienne To is an illustrator and concept artist for film and publishing. She loves drawing interesting characters, creatures and imaginary worlds. She has created designs for several animated feature films and recently art directed The Lego Batman Movie. Vivienne lives in Sydney and this is her first picture book.

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