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A Forest : Winner of the 2013 Crichton Award for new illustrators - Marc Martin

A Forest

Winner of the 2013 Crichton Award for new illustrators


Published: 23rd May 2012
For Ages: 5 - 7 years old
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RRP $24.95

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Product Description

Winner of the 2013 Crichton Award for new illustrators.

There once was a forest . . .

So begins this timeless and touching story of renewal from one of Australia's most talented new picture-book creators.

About the Author

Marc Martin is a young graphic designer, author and illustrator based in Melbourne. Working with watercolour, textas, ink, pencil, scanned textures and computer, he draws inspiration from his surroundings, nature, animals, and the city he lives in.



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A winner


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


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    A beautiful story that captures the imagination of the littlies - and also the older siblings (aged 6-7)

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    ISBN: 9780670076451
    ISBN-10: 0670076457
    Audience: Children
    For Ages: 5 - 7 years old
    For Grades: K - 3
    Format: Hardcover
    Language: English
    Number Of Pages: 32
    Published: 23rd May 2012
    Publisher: Penguin Books Australia
    Country of Publication: AU
    Dimensions (cm): 25.4 x 25.4  x 1.0
    Weight (kg): 0.44
    Edition Number: 1