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Finding Monkey Moon

By Elizabeth Pulford
Illustrated by Kate Wilkinson

Father and son take a special night-time journey to locate a lost toy.

Michael and Monkey Moon are inseparable – especially when it’s time for bed. But one night Monkey Moon is nowhere to be found and Michael’s search for him goes way beyond the toy box. A heartwarming story of love, family, determination and hope.

  • Lyrical, poetic text by award-winning author Elizabeth Pulford. Perfect for reading aloud and for sharing at bedtime.
  • A story about family, responsibility and care, depicting that special bond between father and son.
  • Gorgeous, atmospheric illustrations by acclaimed illustrator Kate Wilkinson.

About the author

Elizabeth Pulford was born in Hamilton, Canada, but was brought up in New Zealand from the age of two. Her publications include novels, articles, poetry, short stories in newspapers, magazines and on the radio. Many of her adult short stories have won national competitions. Her children’s books range from early readers through to YA novels. Elizabeth has always loved books. In fact some of her best friends are books and she couldn’t imagine life without them. Her previous titles with Walker Books are Castlecliff & the Fossil Princess, Blackthorn, Blackthorn’s Betrayal, Broken and Tussock, which was a finalist in the New Zealand Post Children’s Book Awards, Junior Fiction category, 2011. For more information about the author, please visit her website: http://www.elizabethpulford.co.nz/

About the illustrator

Kate Wilkinson has been designing, painting, drawing and sketching since she was a child. She attended a performing arts high school in Canada, which led to studying a Bachelor of Fine Arts as a sculpture major. She continues to sculpt and paint. She has worked in the film industry, and only recently moved into illustration. Finding Monkey Moon is her first picture book with Walker Books.

ISBN: 9781921720734
Imprint: Walker Books Australia
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Hardback
Release Date: July 1, 2015
Dimensions: 245 x 270mm, 32pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $26.99
New Zealand RRP: $28.99
Stock Level: In Stock

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