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The dream of the thylacine

Author: Margaret Wild; Ron Brooks
Publisher: East Melbourne, Vic. : Allen & Unwin, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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This arresting and beautiful picture book from Margaret Wild and Ron Brooks pictures the Tasmanian tiger, wild in the wilderness, then shows the last known member of the species held captive in a zoo. It is a lament for a lost species, and a compelling evocation of the place of animals in Nature.
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Genre/Form: Indigenous focus
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret Wild; Ron Brooks
ISBN: 9781742373836 1742373836
OCLC Number: 673333545
Notes: Tasmanian illustrator.
Awards: The Children's Book Council of Australia shortlisted book.
Target Audience: For primary school age.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : chiefly color illustrations ; 28 cm
Responsibility: written by Margaret Wild ; Illustrated by Ron Brooks.

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"What a privilege to pay tribute to this highly original and unique book ... a book for anyone of any age who has eyes to see, ears to hear and a heart to break." "Magpies"

 
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