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Alphabetical Sydney - Hilary Bell

Hardcover

Published: 1st October 2013
For Ages: 3+ years old
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This is our Sydney, the brightest and best of it, North to the south to the east and the west of it. Bats and cicadas, lawn bowls and the zoo, This is our town. Let us share it with you.

About the Author

Hilary Bell (born 1966) is an Australian writer of stage, fiction, radio, screen, and theatre. Bell is a graduate of the National Institute of Dramatic Art, the Australian Film, Television and Radio School, and the Juilliard Playwrights' Studio. She writes in many different areas including stage, fiction, radio, screen, and theatre. In 1996 she joint won the 1996 Aurealis Award for best young-adult novel with her novel, Mirror, Mirror which is an adaption of the 1995 television show which Bell was a writer for. She has also won awards for her work as a playwright; the Philip Parsons Young Playwrights Award, the Jill Blewitt Playwrights' Award, the Bug'n'Bub Award, the Eric Kocher Playwrights' Award, the 2007 Inscription Award, and an AWGIE award.

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4.7

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  • Deserves multiple readings (3)
  • Easy to read (3)

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    5.0

    Beautiful

    By Super Mum

    from Sydney

    About Me Everyday Reader

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    Pros

    • Beautifully Illustrated
    • Deserves Multiple Readings
    • Easy To Read
    • Well Written

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      Best Uses

      • Gift
      • Sydney Nostalgia
      • Younger Readers

      I got this book for my daughter's first Christmas. It is a beautifully illustrated look at Sydney in all it's glory (both funny and touching). It marks a time and place and I hope she will look back at it as an adult with a nostalgic view.

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      4.0

      For all ages

      By Janetm

      from NSW

      About Me Bookworm

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      Pros

      • Deserves Multiple Readings
      • Easy To Read
      • Know Hour Sydney

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        • Gift
        • memories
        • Younger Readers

        For young children and their parents who live or have lived in Sydsney.

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        5.0

        Wonderful

        By Jillbo

        from Berridale

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        Pros

        • Deserves Multiple Readings
        • Easy To Read
        • Engaging characters
        • Informative
        • Well Written

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          • Gift
          • Younger Readers

          Gift for grandchildren with Sydney loving parents.
          Great illustrations.

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          ISBN: 9781742233703
          ISBN-10: 1742233708
          Audience: Children
          For Ages: 3+ years old
          Format: Hardcover
          Language: English
          Number Of Pages: 56
          Published: 1st October 2013
          Dimensions (cm): 17.5 x 26.2  x 1.2