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Possum Magic : Book and Plush Toy 30th Anniversary Gift Set - Mem Fox

Possum Magic

Book and Plush Toy 30th Anniversary Gift Set

By: Mem Fox, Julie Vivas (Illustrator)

Toy or Toy Pack

Published: 1st September 2013
For Ages: 1 - 3 years old
RRP $29.99
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Possum Magic, the classic story of Hush and Grandma Poss, is presented together for the first time with a cuddly Hush toy Hush.

On its first publication in 1983, Possum Magic was an instant success, and has been voted by booksellers as Australia's best-selling children's picture book.

About the Author

Mem Fox is the author of many acclaimed books, including Possum Magic, Koala Lou, Time for Bed, and, for adults, Reading Magic: Why Reading Aloud to Our Children Will Change Their Lives Forever. She lives in Adelaide, Australia.

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5.0

Fantastic service and book arrived in extra fast time

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from Hobart Tas

About Me Rarely Read

Verified Buyer

Pros

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

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Younger Readers

    Comments about Possum Magic:

    Great thing is this is the second book I have purchased for grandchildren
    They love the toy that comes with book
    My granddaughter has had hers for 7 years
    And it never leaves get side
    Just beautiful story

     
    4.0

    A good bedtime story

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    from Tambo

    About Me Bookworm

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    Pros

    • Deserves Multiple Readings
    • Easy To Understand
    • Relevant

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Bedtime For Babies

      Comments about Possum Magic:

      A great book to add to a baby's bedtime routine. The colour pictures gradually get darker and darker until the end of the book and it's short enough to maintain the attention of my 8mo

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      Mem Fox

      Mem Fox was born in Australia, grew up in Africa, studied drama in England, and returned to Adelaide, Australia in 1970, where she has lived with her husband, Malcolm, and daughter Chloë, happily ever after.

      Mem Fox is Australia’s most highly regarded picture-book author. Her first book, Possum Magic, is the best selling children’s book ever in Australia, with sales of over three and a half million. And in the USA Time for Bed and Wilfrid Gordon McDonald Partridge have each sold over a million copies. Time for Bed is on Oprah’s list of the twenty best children’s books of all time.

      Mem has written over thirty picture books for children and five non-fiction books for adults, including the best-selling Reading Magic, aimed at parents of very young children. Her most recent book Ten Little Fingers and Ten Little Toes beautifully illustrated by Helen Oxenbury, was on the New York Times bestseller lists for 16 weeks in 2008/2009.

      Mem Fox was an Associate Professor in Literacy Studies at Flinders University in Adelaide (Australia), where she taught teachers for twenty four years until her early retirement in 1996. She has received many civic awards, honours and accolades in Australia, including two honorary doctorates. She has visited the United States over one hundred times, mostly in her role as a literacy expert although she is also a well-known author in America. She is an influential international consultant in literacy, but she pretends to sit around writing full time.

      Visit Mem Fox's Booktopia Author Page


      ISBN: 9781742990064
      ISBN-10: 1742990061
      Series: Book and Soft Toy
      Audience: Children
      For Ages: 1 - 3 years old
      Format: Toy or Toy Pack
      Language: English
      Number Of Pages: 32
      Published: 1st September 2013
      Publisher: Scholastic Australia
      Country of Publication: AU
      Dimensions (cm): 23.1 x 24.1  x 10.1
      Weight (kg): 0.45