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Hist!

By C.J. Dennis
Illustrated by Peter Gouldthorpe

A beautiful new edition of C.J. Dennis’ classic tale of rhyme and things that go bump in the night!

Hist! … Hark! The night is very dark, And we’ve to go a mile or so Across the Possum Park. Three children cross the dark and gloomy park to get home. Will they make it before their imaginary fears come to life?

  • Honour Book, CBCA Awards, 1992

About the author

Peter Gouldthorpe was born in Melbourne in 1954 and now lives inTasmania. He is recognised as one of Australia's most versatile and skilful illustrators, adept at capturing and evoking the deepest emotions through his art, notably in picture books for older readers. Peter also paints landscapes, portraits and commissioned work, and designs stage sets. Peter has received many awards and commendations for his beautiful work, including the Children’s Book Council Picture Book of the Year Award for First Light.

About the illustrator

Peter Gouldthorpe was born in Melbourne in 1954 and now lives inTasmania. He is recognised as one of Australia's most versatile and skilful illustrators, adept at capturing and evoking the deepest emotions through his art, notably in picture books for older readers. Peter also paints landscapes, portraits and commissioned work, and designs stage sets. Peter has received many awards and commendations for his beautiful work, including the Children’s Book Council Picture Book of the Year Award for First Light.

ISBN: 9781921977749
Imprint: Walker Books Australia
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: June 1, 2012
Dimensions: 250 x 248mm, 40pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $16.99
New Zealand RRP: $18.99
Stock Level: Out Of Stock

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