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Leaving the lyrebird forest, Gary Crew ; illustrated by Julian Laffan

Label
Leaving the lyrebird forest
Title
Leaving the lyrebird forest
Statement of responsibility
Gary Crew ; illustrated by Julian Laffan
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
'Are you lonely here?' her mother asked. 'Never,' Alice said. 'Not while I am friends with the lyrebird.' Alice has spent her life living on the outskirts of a small town, in a house nestled in bushland. Every other morning, she is visited by a lyrebird. Her bond with this magnificent bird brings her together with her nearest neighbour, Mr Brown, a widower who loves the bush and its treasures as much as she does. But change is coming: Alice is growing up, and having to think about her future (a future which might mean leaving the bush for her education). Mr Brown is getting older, and less able to look after himself. And as the nearby town grows, their beloved lyrebird and bushland are threatened too
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10757241
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Crew, Gary
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Laffan, Julian
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lyrebirds
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Australian fiction
  • Children's stories
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Leaving the lyrebird forest, Gary Crew ; illustrated by Julian Laffan
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
163 pages
Isbn
9780734418432
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Leaving the lyrebird forest, Gary Crew ; illustrated by Julian Laffan
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
163 pages
Isbn
9780734418432
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print

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