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Jethro Byrde, Fairy Child

By Bob Graham

WINNER of the 2003 Kate Greenaway Medal!

Annabelle’s dad says she’ll never find fairies in cement and weeds. But Annabelle does. She finds a tiny fairy child, Jethro Byrde, and his family, who are on their way to the Fairy Travellers’ Picnic. And together, they spend a magical afternoon…

  • Bob Graham has three times won the Australian Children s Book of the Year Award, in addition to a Nestle Children's Book Prize Silver Award and Gold Award and, most recently, the Kate Greenaway Medal.
  • "A total delight." Junior Education
  • "Like Graham s previous books, this will seduce children with its warm, democratic voice and homely pictures." The Independent Magazine

About the author

Bob Graham is Australia s leading picture-book maker. His titles for Walker Books include "Queenie the Bantam" (Highly Commended for the Kate Greenaway Medal), "Buffy " (Nestle Children's Book Prize Silver Award Winner), "Max" (Winner of the 2000 Nestle Children's Book Gold Medal and the CBC Early Childhood Book of the Year Award) and "Let s Get a Pup!" (Shortlisted for the 2002 Kate Greenaway Medal).

Awards

2002: Kate Greenaway Medal

Kate Greenaway Medal - Winner

ISBN: 9781844284825
Imprint: Walker
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: February 1, 2004
Dimensions: 248 x 300mm, 32pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $16.99
New Zealand RRP: $18.99
Stock Level: In Stock

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