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All Around Me

By Shirley Hughes
Illustrated by Shirley Hughes

A beautifully illustrated introduction to childhood concepts by beloved Kate Greenaway medal-winning illustrator.

In this classic collection by Kate Greenaway-winning author, Shirley Hughes, Katy and her little brother Olly are having a wonderful time learning about the world around them. From counting in the park with Grandpa, waiting to cross the road with Mum, or even the very noisy sound of Dad vacuuming, there are so many first things to discover on their childhood adventures.

  • A stunning, jacketed hardback edition of the classic, The Nursery Collection, with a new introduction and added activity pages.
  • A celebrated collection that gently reinforces concepts such a colours, counting, opposites and noises for first readers.
  • "Predictably first class... Complex concepts are introduced with domestic examples and Hughes' characteristic gentle humour." Guardian

About the author

Shirley Hughes has illustrated more than 200 children’s books and is one of the best-loved writers for children. She has won the Kate Greenaway Medal twice and has been awarded an OBE in 1999 for services to Children's Literature, and a CBE in 2017. In 2007, Dogger was voted the UK’s favourite Kate Greenaway Medal-winning book of all time.

ISBN: 9781406390308
Imprint: Walker
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Hardback
Release Date: November 1, 2019
Dimensions: 215 x 260mm, 64pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $24.99
New Zealand RRP: $27.99
Stock Level: In Stock

Last updated on 05/11/19 at 21:53:36
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