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              Books by Danny Parker

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              Molly and Mae

              Molly and Mae (Paperback)

              Illustrated by Blackwood, Freya; By Parker, Danny

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              Friendship is like a train journey. There are happy moments, boring moments and exciting moments. There is anger and loneliness, and there is forgiveness, and the thread of friendship runs through everything, like rail tracks through the countryside. Brilliantly rendered by Danny... Parker and Freya Blackwood, Molly and Mae is a portrait of the most delightful and emotionally rich train journey imaginable.
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              ISBN 9781760507459
              Published AU 1 Jul 2020
              Publisher Hardie Grant Egmont
              Interest Age 3-7 years
              Availability
              999 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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              Paperboy

              Paperboy (Paperback)

              By Parker, Danny

              Paperboy is a journey through the salient moments of a young boy's life the fears, the trials, the tragedies and the small triumphs with each moment contemplated in terms of paper. Tissue paper that tears too readily, fly paper to which nasty things adhere, folded paper with whic...h to create hope. Paperboy is written by Danny Parker, whose poetic prose for young readers has won him prestigious awards. Bethany Macdonald's robust expressionist collages both embody and illustrate the themes of this poignant story. AGES: 6 plus AUTHOR: Danny Parker is a picture-book author for whom the combination of family and the deeply personal process of writing are intertwined. Each of his stories is either based on, or eventually refers back to family life. A number of Danny's picture books have won or been short-listed for national awards, and he has collaborated with some of the world's leading illustrators. Bethany MacDonald is an artist and bookseller. She works primarily in paper collage, using traditional cut and paste techniques, painting and preparing different kinds of paper or cardboard before tearing, cutting and assembling it to create her vibrant textured illustrations. Paperboy is the first picture-book Bethany has illustrated. SALES POINTS: award-winning author first time illustrator / local bookseller (The Children's Bookshop, Beecroft) themes: paper as metaphore for emotion, resilience, self-knowledge, transformation
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              ISBN 9780648828402
              Published AU 1 Aug 2020
              Publisher Dirt Lane Press
              Interest Age 2-6 years
              Availability
              Reprinting
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              Crusts: Little Hare Books

              Crusts: Little Hare Books (Hardback)

              By Parker, Danny; Illustrated by Ottley, Matt

              • RRP: $24.99
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              A story about crusts and intergalactic travel by powerhouse Australian creative duo Danny Parker and Matt Ottley.

              ISBN 9781742979830
              Published AU 1 Aug 2016
              Publisher Hardie Grant Egmont
              Interest Age 3-7 years
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              Title is temporarily out of stock
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              Parachute

              Parachute (Hardback)

              By Parker, Danny; Illustrated by Ottley, Matthew

              It is the first thing he puts on each morning. It gives him the courage to deal with all kinds of tricky situations, such as getting out of bed, sliding off a chair, and riding his bike. But sometimes someone else's trouble can be greater than your own, and this is what Toby disc...overs one day. This powerful and fantastical story about a fearful child finding his independence is from the author and illustrator of Tree: A little story about big things.
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              ISBN 9781921894206
              Published AU 1 Jul 2013
              Publisher Hardie Grant Egmont
              Interest Age 2-6 years
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              Molly and Mae: Little Hare Books

              Molly and Mae: Little Hare Books (Hardback)

              By Parker, Danny; Illustrated by Blackwood, Freya

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              Friendship is like a train journey.

              ISBN 9781742975276
              Published AU 1 Oct 2016
              Publisher Hardie Grant Egmont
              Interest Age 3-7 years
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              Title is temporarily out of stock
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              The Plastic Palace
               

              The Plastic Palace (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Parker, Danny; Shield, Guy

              • RRP: $12.99
              • $12.99
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              Come with Lola on a magical adventure ... Where will Lola's toy box take her today? The Plastic Prince's palace!

              ISBN 9781760124397
              Published AU 1 Aug 2015
              Publisher Hardie Grant Books
              Interest Age 5-9 years
              Series Lola's Toy Box
              Availability
              Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
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              Perfect

              Perfect (Paperback)

              By Parker, Danny; Illustrated by Blackwood, Freya

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              On a perfect day, the hours stretch endlessly ahead. Scribbling with chalk, running with kites, digging for shells ... paddling, climbing, dreaming. Hour unfolds upon hour, with reassuring comfort and sleep beckoning at the end. CBCA shortlisted author, Danny Parker captures the ...simplicity, spontaneity and freedom of an idyllic childhood. Kate Greenaway and multiple CBCA winner Freya Blackwood's paintings of three children roaming a rolling beachside idyll capture the light-and even the smell and feel-of a perfect summer day. Perfect is balm for the soul.
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              ISBN 9781760501402
              Published AU 1 Nov 2017
              Publisher Hardie Grant Egmont
              Interest Age 2-6 years
              Availability
              622 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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              No Kind of Superman

              No Kind of Superman (Hardback)

              By Parker, Danny

              Dad doesn't always get the small things right! But then its not always the small things that matter. When it comes to the big things ... well, Dad has his own brand of superpowers to call on.

              ISBN 9781921136771
              Published AU 1 Jul 2011
              Publisher Publishers Distribution Ltd
              Interest Age 2-6 years
              Availability
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              Road Trip

              Road Trip (Hardback)

              By Parker, Danny; Illustrated by Eckstrom, Nathaniel

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              A hilarious story about a child who becomes increasingly exasperated by his father's inclination to take it slow.

              ISBN 9781760127404
              Published AU 1 Feb 2017
              Publisher Hardie Grant Egmont
              Interest Age 3-7 years
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              Sarah and the Steep Slope

              Sarah and the Steep Slope (Paperback)

              By Parker, Danny; Illustrated by Ottley, Matt

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              When everything feels like an uphill battle, your friends will get you through. Sarah wakes to find a steep hill has sprung up around the house overnight, preventing her from leaving. No matter what she tries, the hill won't budge. When the Hill Doctor suggests she gets in touch ...with her friends, Sarah discovers how the healing power of friendship can transform the steepest slope.
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              ISBN 9781760503734
              Published AU 1 Jan 2019
              Publisher Hardie Grant Egmont
              Interest Age 3-7 years
              Availability
              351 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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