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From the winner of the 2013 Crichton Award for Australia's best new illustrator comes this heartwarming story of enduring friendship.

Max and Bob are old friends. Max helps out in Bob's shop, and in the evenings they go fishing together.

Until one summer, when everything changes . . . 

From the winner of the 2013 Crichton Award for Australia's best new illustrator comes this heartwarming story of enduring friendship.

And chips.

Formats & editions

  • Paperback

    9780143507246

    April 18, 2016

    Picture Puffin (AU YR)

    32 pages

    RRP $14.99

    Online retailers

    • Abbey's Bookshop
    • Angus & Robertson Bookworld
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    • Readings
    • Robinsons Bookshop
    Or

    Find your local bookstore at booksellers.org.au

  • EBook

    9781743480915

    April 1, 2013

    Penguin eBooks (AU YR)

    32 pages

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    • iBooks
    • Amazon Kindle
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    • eBooks
    • Google Play
    • Kobo
    Or

    Find your local bookstore at booksellers.org.au

Awards and Recognition

  • 2016
    REAL Children's Choice Awards
    Shortlisted
  • 2016
    REAL Children's Choice Awards
    Shortlisted

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Big Beautiful World
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