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The night gardener

Author: Terry Fan; Eric Fan
Publisher: London : Frances Lincoln Children's Books, 2017.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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One day, William discovers that the tree outside his window has been sculpted into a wise owl. In the following days, more topiaries appear, and each one is more beautiful than the last. Soon, William's grey little town is full of colour and life. And though the mysterious night gardener disappears as suddenly as he appeared, William and his town are changed forever.
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Genre/Form: Early Years
Picture Books
Children's stories
Children's fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Terry Fan; Eric Fan
ISBN: 9781847809391 1847809391
OCLC Number: 1006513738
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : chiefly illustrations (colour) ; 32 cm
Responsibility: Terry Fan & Eric Fan.

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