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Ginger

By Charlotte Voake
Illustrated by Charlotte Voake

An award-winning picture book classic about Ginger, a contented cat who has to deal with a new arrival.

Ginger is a very calm and contented cat. He lives with a little girl who takes perfect care of him. But one day she brings home a naughty little black kitten and Ginger's blissful world is turned upside down!

  • "Ginger" has sold nearly 300,000 copies.
  • Winner of the 1997 Smarties Book Prize Gold Award, shortlisted for the 1997 Kurt Maschler Award and Highly Commended for the 1998 Kate Greenaway Medal.
  • Also available: the adorable prequel, "Ginger Finds a Home".

About the author

Charlotte Voake is one of the most acclaimed contemporary children’s book illustrators and has been shortlisted for the Kurt Maschler Award four times. She is the author-illustrator of Pizza Kittens (9780744598100), winner of the 2002 Smarties Book Prize Silver Award, and Hello Twins (9781406305234). She also illustrated the children's classic, Elsie Piddock Skips in Her Sleep (9781406314052) by Eleanor Farjeon. She lives in Woking, Surrey.

Awards

1998: Sheffield Children's Book Award

Sheffield Children's Book Award - Shortlisted

1997: Kate Greenaway Medal

Kate Greenaway Medal - Shortlisted

1997: Kurt Maschler Award

Kurt Maschler Award - Shortlisted

1997: Nestle Children's Book Prize/Nestle Smarties Book Prize

Nestle Smarties Book Prize - Winner

ISBN: 9781406312690
Imprint: Walker
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: April 1, 2008
Dimensions: 270 x 235mm, 40pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $16.99
New Zealand RRP: $18.99
Stock Level: Out Of Stock

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