The Stone Lion

Author: Margaret Wild
Homepage 9781921894855

Stock information

General Fields

  • : $25.00(AUD)
  • : 9781921894855
  • : Little Hare Books
  • : Little Hare Books
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  • : 0.403
  • : December 2014
  • : 24.99
  • : May 2014
  • : October 2015
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  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Margaret Wild
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  • : Hardback
  • : 514
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  • : en
  • : 32
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  • : illustrations
Barcode 9781921894855
9781921894855

Description

Sometimes statues are granted a chance to become warm, breathing creatures. The stone lion has only one dream - to run, pounce and leap in the park across from where he sits. But one snowy night, when a baby is abandoned at his paws, he is compelled to think differently.

Promotion info

2015 CBCA Honour Award for the Picture Book of the year 

Awards

2015 CBCA Honour Award for the Picture Book of the year 

Author description

Award-winning picture book writer Margaret Wild has published more than 40 novels and picture books for children, including "Fox," "Kiss, Kiss!," "Little Humpty," and "Lucy Goosey." She is admired for her sensitive handling of difficult topics as well as her lively, playful texts for preschoolers. Ritva Voutila is an illustrator.