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Searching for Cicadas

Searching for Cicadas (Hardback)

By Gibbes, Lesley
Illustrated by Watson, Judy

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This lovely story about a child and their grandfather searching for cicadas is part of the award-winning narrative nonfiction Nature Storybooks series. In the summertime, Grandpa and I go cicada-watching. We put our camping gear into my wagon and walk down to the local reserve. L... read full description below.

ISBN 9781922244420
Barcode 9781922244420
Published 1 August 2019 by Walker Books Australia
Format Hardback
Series Nature Storybooks
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ISBN-13 9781922244420
ISBN-10 1922244422
Stock Available
Status Pre-order title, release date has been delayed
Publisher Walker Books Australia
Imprint Walker Books Australia
Publication Date 1 August 2019
Publication Country Australia Australia
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Gibbes, Lesley
Illustrated by Watson, Judy
Series Nature Storybooks
Category Natural History, Dinosaurs & Pets
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Width: 245mm
Height: 270mm
Spine: 9mm
Weight 404g
Interest Age Children
Reading Age Children
NBS Text Children's General Non-Fiction
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code Not specified
Catalogue Code 991722

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Author's Bio

Lesley Gibbes grew up in Sydney's Northern Beaches and Wagga Wagga in country NSW. After completing a Bachelor of Education at the University of Sydney she embarked on a successful sixteen-year teaching career in Primary Education specialising in dance, drama, debating and public speaking. She is now a multiple-award-winning, internationally published author of books for children. Nature Storybooks: Searching For Cicadas (illustrated by Judy Watson) is her first book with Walker. Judy Watson grew up in a house behind her father's veterinary clinic, and spent all her holidays on a farm near the beach. When she was not reading or drawing, she could be found lying in the long grass watching bugs and birds. Judy's first picture book won the Prime Minister's Literary Award for Children's Fiction. She has illustrated over 20 books for children. She particularly enjoyed drawing Australian plants for Searching For Cicadas (written by Lesley Gibbes).

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