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The Tyger Voyage

By Richard Adams, Nicola Bayley

Long-awaited new edition of this much loved Sunday Times Bestseller by Richard Adams, author of Watership Down.

A gentleman tyger and his son set sail from Victorian England into the timeless unknown. Together they roam across the seas, through jungles, past ice-covered mountains and erupting volcanoes and many more unexpected hazards along the way. 'Bayley is a brilliant artist whose pictures glow like Medieval manuscripts.' Alison Lurie, The New York Times

  • Sales of Nicola Bayley's picture books now top 3 million copies.
  • One of the few children's books ever to have topped The Sunday Times bestseller lists.
  • Watership Down has never been out of print. It is Penguin Books' best-selling novel of all time and won the Carnegie Medal and the Guardian Prize.

About the author

Richard Adams was born in 1920 and later went on to study at Worcester College, Oxford (of which he was a Scholar). He served for five and a half years in the army during the Second World War and then joined the higher civil service in Whitehall. He is most well known as the author of Watership Down, published in 1972, which won both the Carnegie Medal and the Guardian Award for Children's Literature. Nicola Bayley has illustrated many acclaimed picture books, including The Mousehole Cat, which was chosen as the British Book Awards Best Illustrated Children's Book of the Year. She has also been Commended for the Kate Greenaway, shortlisted for the Kurt Maschler Award and won the Bologna Book Fair prize. Most recently she has illustrated two new books written by renowned poet Brian Patten, The Big Snuggle-up and Can I Come Too?.

ISBN: 9781849396271
Imprint: Andersen Press
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: May 2, 2013
Dimensions: 240 x 280mm, 32pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $16.99
New Zealand RRP: $18.99
Stock Level: Out Of Stock

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