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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 (AU YR)

    32 pages

    RRP $24.95

    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

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

Recommendations

Elmer
Rosie's Walk
Where The Wild Things Are
I Just Couldn't Wait to Meet You
The Polar Express
One Very Tired Wombat
There's a Hippopotamus on Our Roof Eating Cake
Animalia
Scarface Claw, Hold Tight!
Spot's First Christmas
Where Is The Very Hungry Caterpillar?
Peppa Pig
Malala's Magic Pencil
Koala Lou
LGB The Tale Of Peter Rabbit
LGB I'm A T. Rex!
LGB The Little Red Hen
LGB The Fuzzy Duckling
The Wonderful Things You Will Be
LGB Where Do Giggles Come From