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Nanna's Button Tin

Nanna's Button Tin

I love nanna's button tin. It is full of stories.Nanna's button tin is very special. It has buttons of all shapes and sizes and they all have a different story to tell. But today, one button in particular is needed. A button for teddy. A beautiful story about memories and the sto... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781922077677
Barcode 9781922077677
Published 1 June 2017 by Walker Books Australia
Format Hardback
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Author(s) By Wolfer, Dianne
Illustrated by Potter, Heather
Availability In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days

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ISBN-13 9781922077677
ISBN-10 1922077674
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Walker Books Australia
Imprint Walker Books Australia
Publication Date 1 June 2017
Publication Country Australia Australia
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Wolfer, Dianne
Illustrated by Potter, Heather
Category General Picture Books
Australian
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Width: 258mm
Height: 268mm
Spine: 10mm
Weight 374g
Interest Age 0-5 years
Reading Age 0-5 years
NBS Text Picture Books
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code Not specified
Catalogue Code 740585

Description of this Book

Nanna's button tin is very special. It has buttons of all shapes and sizes and they all have a different story to tell. But today, one button in particular is needed. A button for teddy. A beautiful story about memories and the stories that shape a family.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review Nanna's Button Tin is a divine picture book offering. Many adults will share the joy of remembering a grandmother or mother's button tin, and the bond between generations depicted is really special. Wolfer's simple, heartwarming story is brought to life in beautiful pastel-toned gouache with ink outlines...Suitable for all ages, this is just beautiful. * Aussie Reviews * Beautifully told, Nanna's Button Tin is a simple yet profound story and is sure to become a favourite. * Kids' Book Review * What a sweet book! -- Golden Adventures * Golden Adventures * This warm family story wraps the reader in a cosy and comfortable atmosphere. * Magpies Magazine *

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Author's Bio

Dianne Wolfer lives in Albany and is the proud author of 15 books for teenagers and younger readers, with more titles in production. Dianne's books have won awards including the WA Premier's Award, WAYBRA and been shortlisted for various others. She has lived in several countries and her stories reflect a love of travel and adventure. Dianne was the WA Advisor for the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI) from 2006-2012. She is currently completing a PhD in Creative Writing at UWA, focusing on anthropomorphism in children's literature. Dianne's books are read in schools across Australia and overseas. For more information, visit her website www.diannewolfer.com Heather Potter is an illustrator based in Melbourne. She has co-illustrated several books with her husband, Mark Jackson, and their work has been featured in several exhibitions. Their first Walker Book together was picture book Not Like Georgie by Scott Hatcher, 2008. Heather also illustrated the verse novel Pearl Verses the World in 2009 by Sally Murphy, which won the Children's Book Category for the Indie Book of the Year Awards and Honour Book, Younger Readers category, Children's Book Council of Australia Book of the Year Awards, 2010.

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