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Ned And The Joybaloo

By Hiawyn Oram
Illustrated by Satoshi Kitamura

A classic story about happiness from the wonderful Hiawyn Oram and the award-winning Satoshi Kitamura.

Ned is grumpy every day except for Friday - the day when his Joybaloo comes to visit him. All through the night they play the most wonderful games until it is time for the Joybaloo to go back to sleep. But one day the Joybaloo disappears and Ned has no choice but to learn how to make his own joy.

  • Life sales of titles by Hiawyn Oram and Satoshi Kitamura exceed 250,000 copies.
  • Satoshi has won the Smarties Silver Award, the Mother Goose Award and was shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Award 2010.
  • Kitamura is one of the world's most original and stylish children's illustrators' Sunday Times

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: 9781842706053
Imprint: Andersen Press
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: June 7, 2012
Dimensions: 239 x 275mm, 32pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $14.99
New Zealand RRP: $16.99
Stock Level: Out Of Stock

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