Only a Donkey

Author: Celeste Walters

Price: $14.95
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SKU: 9780143501220

At the farm, the donkey is teased by the other animals - especially the bull! Then one night the donkey has a magical dream. The following morning, the all set out on an amazing journey.

This uplifting story of humility, courage and compassion weaves in the heroic Anzac legend of Simpson and the Donkey. Lyrically told and beautifully illustrated, it is a story that demands to be read and re-read, while the timeless themes will inspire readers of all ages.

Price: $14.95

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A very powerful crossover novel for young adults and adults alike from the award-winning author of The Killing of Mud-Eye.

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Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780702229305
RRP: $16.95
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Published:04/02/2008
Format:Paperback, 32 pages
RRP:$14.95
price:AUD $14.95
ISBN-13:9780143501220
ISBN-10:0143501224
Origin:Australia
Publisher:Penguin Aus.

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10 Jul 2014
National Biography Award shortlist announced
The State Library of NSW has announced the shortlist for the National Biography Award, which recognises ‘the continuing importance and value of life writing’. Congratulations to Gideon HaighThe winner will be announced on 4 August at an event at the State Library of NSW, which coincides with the beginning of the library’s Biography Week. Read more about the prize and Biography Week events here.

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