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Cicada

Author: Shaun Tan
Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W. : Lothian, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Preschool : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Cicada work in tall building. Data entry clerk. Seventeen year. No sick day. No mistake. Tok Tok Tok! Cicada works in an office, dutifully toiling day after day for unappreciative bosses and being bullied by his coworkers. But one day, cicada goes to the roof of the building, and something truly extraordinary happens ...
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Genre/Form: Sophisticated picture books
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Preschool
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Shaun Tan
ISBN: 9780734418630 0734418639 9780734418647 0734418647
OCLC Number: 1024080108
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : colour illustrations ; 29 cm
Responsibility: Shaun Tan.

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Cicada work in tall building. Data entry clerk. Seventeen year. No sick day. No mistake. Tok Tok Tok! Cicada works in an office, dutifully toiling day after day for unappreciative bosses and being bullied by his coworkers. But one day, cicada goes to the roof of the building, and something truly extraordinary happens ...

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quite simply a stunning work of art - Better ReadingThe illustrations are sublime, in detail, composition and texture, making CICADA an illustrated appreciation of the under appreciated, a book to be Read more...

 
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