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Walk with a Wolf

By Janni Howker
Illustrated by Sarah Fox-Davies

A non-fiction picture book by one of today's most acclaimed authors about one of the world's most magnificent creatures.

A non-fiction picture book by one of today's most acclaimed authors about one of the world's most magnificent creatures. Come with award-winning author Janni Howker on a spellbinding journey to the far, wild north, to the Yukon territory of north-western Canada, and meet one of the world's most magnificent, yet misunderstood, creatures: the wolf. Be part of the pack and walk, run, howl, hunt, eat, sleep and dream like a wolf.

  • Shortlisted for the Kurt Maschler Award and Highly Commended for the TES Junior Information Book Award.
  • A spell-binding non-fiction picture book about one of the world's mosy mysterious and magnificent creatures.

About the author

Janni Howker has won many awards for her work. Badger on the Barge, her first book, won the International Reading Association Children's Book Award, as well as being Commended for the Whitbread Award and shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal. It is now a set book for Key Stage 3 of the National Curriculum. Another of her books, The Nature of the Beast was made into a major feature film shown in cinemas and on TV. She lives in Cumbria with her husband, their son and a variety of animals.

About the illustrator

Sarah Fox-Davies was born in London in 1956, and studied at Hornsey and Croydon Colleges of Art, before taking a four-year course in Graphic Design and Illustration. Focussing on illustrating animals in their natural environments (bats, beavers, bears, cats, wolves and even a caribou), Sarah also has a particular interest in natural history, and has contributed illustrations to a number of field guides and gardening books. She now lives in Wales.

Awards

1998: Times Educational Supplement Information Book Awards

Times Educational Supplement Information Book Awards - Shortlisted

1997: Kurt Maschler Award

Kurt Maschler Award - Shortlisted

ISBN: 9781406365450
Imprint: Walker
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: January 1, 2016
Dimensions: 230 x 250mm, 32pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $16.99
New Zealand RRP: $18.99
Stock Level: In Stock

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