A warm and tender tale of friendship, compassion, generosity and hospitality.
Out walking far away from anywhere, Bertha comes across a little abandoned tumbledown house. She sets about repairing the rundown cottage and soon settles into her new cosy home which she names ‘Come by Chance.’ There she lives, all alone, until one wet and wintry night when,one by one animals come from far and wide to take refuge in her shelter ...
Madeleine Winch is a painter and printmaker. Madeleine has been exhibiting successfully for many years both nationally and internationally and her work has been hung in a number of major award exhibitions. Madeleine is also the illustrator of Barbara Boulton's Edward Wilkins and his Friend Gwendoline.
Imprint: Walker Books Australia
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Release Date: April 1, 2009
Dimensions: 215 x 260mm, 40pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $16.99
New Zealand RRP: $18.99
Stock Level: In Stock