Books of Buderim on the Sunshine Coast has available this years Children’s Book Council of Australia (CBCA) shortlisted Book of the Year: Picture Book of the Year.
Tonight is the night.
The family has to flee.
They’ve been tipped off that the authorities are after their blood.
As the family sets off into the wilderness in search of refuge, an ancient story becomes a fable for our times.
Acclaimed Australian children’s author, Nadia Wheatley’s captivates big and little readers alike with her stories of place, people and memory.
About the author
Nadia Wheatley is an Australian writer, whose work includes picture books, novels, biography and history. Nadia’s most recent book, Flight (illustrated by Armin Greder), exemplifies her commitment to social justice. A contemporary telling of the legendary journey of the Flight into Egypt, this refugee-story shows that every family is both holy and unique. Nadia has also been nominated by IBBY Australia Inc for the prestigious 2014 Hans Christian Andersen Award for Writing — the highest international recognition given to a living author whose complete works have made a lasting contribution to children’s literature.
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