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In The Attic

By Hiawyn Oram
Illustrated by Satoshi Kitamura

Another stunning and brilliantly imaginative book from the award-winning creators of ANGRY ARTHUR.

A small boy, bored with all his toys, suddenly notices a trapdoor in the ceiling that can be reached by climbing the ladder of his toy fire engine. Once up in the attic he finds a window that opens many other windows and he meets a very special friend . . .

  • Life sales of titles by Hiawyn Oram and Satoshi Kitamura exceed 250,000 copies.
  • Stunning pictorially, terse and economical in the text . . . a brilliant exposition of a child's dream world.' Guardian
  • Satoshi has won the Smarties Silver Award, the Mother Goose Award and was shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Award 2010.

About the author

Hiawyn Oram was brought up in South Africa. She was a professional actor before coming to England, where she has worked as an advertising copywriter and has had numerous books published.

About the illustrator

Satoshi Kitamura was born in Tokyo and worked in advertising there before moving to London in 1980. He won the Mother Goose Award for Angry Arthur and he is now one of the most distinguished Illustrator Biographys in Britain.

ISBN: 9781849392983
Imprint: Andersen Press
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: July 7, 2011
Dimensions: 239 x 275mm, 28pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $16.99
New Zealand RRP: $18.99
Stock Level: Out Of Stock

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