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Jamie and Angus Together

By Anne Fine
Illustrated by Sam Usher

A delightful collection of stories about friendship from the former Children's Laureate.

A truly timeless tale of friendship. Jamie and Angus are the best of friends and that’s the way it's always been – a boy and his toy Highland bull. These heartwarming stories for young readers are filled with playful adventures and lessons in just how wonderful friends can be. Brought to life with enchanting black and white illustrations.

  • A charming reissue that invites new readers to enjoy more Jamie and Angus stories.
  • Playful watercolour illustrations throughout by an award-winning illustrator.
  • “It's wonderful stuff … bringing to life the real excitements and worries of small children.” The Good Book Guide on The Jamie and Angus Stories

About the author

Anne Fine has won the Smarties Book Prize, the Guardian Children's Fiction Award and the Carnegie Medal (twice), and has twice been voted Children's Author of the Year. In 2001, she became Children's Laureate, and in 2003, she was awarded an OBE. Her books include Jamie and Angus, Jamie and Angus Together, Jamie and Angus Forever, The Haunting of Pip Parker, Care of Henry, Nag Club, Under a Silver Moon and The Only Child Club. For older readers she is the author of Flour Babies, The Tulip Touch and Madame Doubtfire, which was made into the hugely successful film Mrs Doubtfire, and she also writes for adults. Anne lives in Barnard Castle, County Durham.

About the illustrator

Sam Usher is the celebrated author-illustrator of Snow, Rain and Sun. He has illustrated several titles including Waterstones Children's Book of the Month winner, Umbrella Mouse. He has also been been shortlisted for the Waterstones Prize, the Red House Children’s Book Award and longlisted for the Kate Greenaway medal. He lives in London.

ISBN: 9781406392944
Imprint: Walker
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: October 7, 2020
Dimensions: 129 x 198mm, 112pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $12.99
New Zealand RRP: $14.99
Stock Level: Not Yet Published

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