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An exquisite debut from a phenomenal new Australian talent, Marc Martin.

There once was a forest . . .
So begins this timeless and touching story of renewal from one of Australia's most talented new picture-book creators.

Formats & editions

  • Paperback

    9780143506034

    November 18, 2015

    Picture Puffin

    32 pages

    RRP $14.99

    Online retailers

    • Abbey's Bookshop
    • Angus & Robertson Bookworld
    • Booktopia
    • Boomerang Books
    • Collins Booksellers
    • Dymocks
    • Books Kinokuniya
    • The Nile
    • QBD
    • Readings
    • Robinsons Bookshop
    Or

    Find your local bookstore at booksellers.org.au

  • Hardback

    9780670076451

    May 23, 2012

    Viking

    32 pages

    RRP $24.99

    Online retailers

    • Abbey's Bookshop
    • Angus & Robertson Bookworld
    • Booktopia
    • Boomerang Books
    • Collins Booksellers
    • Dymocks
    • Books Kinokuniya
    • The Nile
    • QBD
    • Readings
    • Robinsons Bookshop
    Or

    Find your local bookstore at booksellers.org.au

Awards and Recognition

  • CBCA Book of the Year Awards
    2013
    Winner
    Crichton Award for New Illustrators

Also by Marc Martin

What's Up Top?
Lots
Big Beautiful World
A River
Max
The Curious Explorer's Illustrated Guide to Exotic Animals

Recommendations

George's Marvellous Medicine
Doctor Who
Charlie And The Great Glass Elevator
Where The Wild Things Are
I Just Couldn't Wait to Meet You
One Very Tired Wombat
The Polar Express
Animalia
There's a Hippopotamus on Our Roof Eating Cake
Koala Lou
Malala's Magic Pencil
LGB The Princess And The Pea
Spot's First Christmas
Book With No Pictures
John Williamson's Christmas in Australia
No One Likes a Fart
Scarface Claw, Hold Tight!
Where Is The Very Hungry Caterpillar?
Hatchimals: The Official Colleggtor's Guide
Who Sank The Boat?