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From acclaimed picture-book partnership Sonya Hartnett and Lucia Masciullo comes a celebration of the wonders of childhood, the beauty of nature and the wild that lives in us all.

Charlie met the wild one when he was young. Together they caught tadpoles, and watched spiders weaving webs. But as the sun rose and fell, and the moon circled the world, Charlie forgot the wild one's magic - until it was almost too late to remember . . .

From acclaimed picture-book partnership Sonya Hartnett and Lucia Masciullo comes a celebration of the wonders of childhood, the beauty of nature and the wild that lives in us all.

Formats & editions

  • Hardback

    9780670076970

    September 24, 2014

    Viking

    32 pages

    RRP $24.99

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  • EBook

    9781743483534

    September 24, 2014

    Penguin eBooks

    32 pages

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Awards and Recognition

  • CBCA Book of the Year Awards
    2015
    Notable Book
    Picture Book