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Under the Milky Way

By Frané Lessac
Illustrated by Frané Lessac

This celebratory picture book from Frané Lessac shines a light on beloved nighttime traditions under the starry skies of North America.

Beneath a blanket of stars, crowds cheer at Little League games, campers share fireside stories, bull-riders hold on tight, and sled dogs race through falling snow — all under the Milky Way. Vivid artwork, engaging verses, and facts about the United States and Canada will captivate readers of all ages in a joyful offering from Frané Lessac.

  • A delightful companion to Under the Southern Cross, perfect for classroom use. Can also be read independently.
  • An evenly distributed exposition of beloved nighttime traditions from Alaska to Florida, Salem to Honolulu, Washington DC to the Prairie.
  • From award-winning picture book creator Frane Lessac.

About the author

Frané Lessac is the creator of A is for Australia, A Is for Australian Animals, Australian Baby Animals and Under the Southern Cross. She is also the illustrator of Pattan’s Pumpkin, Midnight, The Donkey of Gallipoli, and The Greatest Liar on Earth as well as many other books for young readers. She was born in the United States and now lives in Australia.

ISBN: 9781536200959
Imprint: Candlewick
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Hardback
Release Date: January 1, 2020
Dimensions: 250 x 259mm, 32pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $24.99
New Zealand RRP: $27.99
Stock Level: Not Yet Published

Last updated on 15/07/19 at 01:26:53
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