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A Different Land
 

A Different Land (Paperback)

By Jennings, Paul
Illustrated by Kelly, Geoff

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The final part of a series which started with 'A Different Dog', followed by 'A Different Boy', published by Old Barn Books in August 2018. 'A Different Land' continues to explore themes of family and displacement as our narrator seeks to find a home. Told with Paul Jennings empa... read full description below.

ISBN 9781910646496
Barcode 9781910646496
Published 1 August 2019 by Old Barn Books
Format Paperback
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ISBN-13 9781910646496
ISBN-10 1910646490
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Old Barn Books
Imprint Old Barn Books
Publication Date 1 August 2019
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Jennings, Paul
Illustrated by Kelly, Geoff
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Number of Pages 112
Dimensions Width: 128mm
Height: 198mm
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age 9-11 years
Reading Age 9-11 years
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code Not specified
Catalogue Code 984797

Description of this Book

The final part of a series which started with 'A Different Dog', followed by 'A Different Boy', published by Old Barn Books in August 2018. 'A Different Land' continues to explore themes of family and displacement as our narrator seeks to find a home. Told with Paul Jennings empathy and gentle humour - and there is bound to be a twist in the tale!

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review #ADifferentLand delighted me. How many novellas can encompass themes of love, displacement, grief and integration in 115 perfectly-crafted, nuanced pages full of tension and vividly-realised landscape? Wow, Paul Jennings! -- Alison Brumwell
UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 3 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Paul Jennings is the author of more than 100 books, beginning with 'Unreal!' in 1985, and has sold more than 8 million copies worldwide. He is a Member of the Order of Australia for services to children's literature and was awarded the Dromkeen Medal in 2001 and the Children's Book Council of Australia Lifetime Achievement Award in June 2019. Many of his books draw on his early experiences as a child immigrant to Australia from the United Kingdom and his life as a teacher and speech therapist.

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