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How To Make A Bird
 

How To Make A Bird (Audio CD / Audio, Unabridged edition)

By Murray, Martine
Read by Martin, Mikaela

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Winner Queensland Premiers Literary Awards, Young Adult category. Shortlisted Childrens Book Council Book of the Year Award 2004: Older Readers. Shortlisted NSW Premiers Literary Award 2004 (Ethel Turner Prize for Books for Young Adults) Published in UK (Arthur Levine) and Hollan...d (Vassallucci). Mannie is searching for the thing she doesnt yet know, but it's like a runaway kite pulling her heart forward. So she's leaving home. She's heading for the city with nothing but a long red dress, a strong hunch, and an unknown address in her pocket. As the day turns to night, Mannie makes a lot of discoveries and not exactly the ones she planned to make. With rare sensitivity, wisdom and humour, and a voice that's entirely her own, Martine Murray tells a bittersweet story about longing and losing and finding again. A beautiful and intense experience of a girl, a day, and a whole life. Mannie is an original and observant narrator who distils the essence of people and situations and in doing so is learning how to live. Reading Time (Childrens Book Council of Australia) a quirky tale of longing and self-discovery How to Make a Bird is another winner.Aussie Reviews Wise and funny, a book for readers who enjoy stories that slowly reveal themselves. Magpies Magazine
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ISBN 9781740948357
Published NZ 1 Feb 2005
Publisher Bolinda Publishing
Format Audio CD/Audio, Unabridged edition
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ISBN-13 9781740948357
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; delivery usually 20-30 working days due to covid19 delays
Publisher Bolinda Publishing
Imprint Bolinda Audio Books
Published 1 Feb 2005
Publication Country Australia Australia
Format Audio CD/Audio, Unabridged edition
 › 2 other possible formats available
Edition Unabridged edition
Author(s) By Murray, Martine
Read by Martin, Mikaela
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Audio / Visual (Audio books, Music, DVDs, CDROMs)
Australian
Number of Pages Not specified
Dimensions Height: 180mm
Dewey Code Not specified
Weight 500g
Interest Age 14+ years
Reading Age 14+ years
NBS Text Young Adult Fiction
ONIX Text Young adult

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