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The Thank You Dish

The Thank You Dish

A story about gratitude, community and eating locally, from a bestselling picture-book maker.

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ISBN 9781760292355
Barcode 9781760292355
Published 29 March 2017 by Allen & Unwin
Format Hardback
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Author(s) By Balla, Trace
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Full details for this title

ISBN-13 9781760292355
ISBN-10 1760292354
Stock Available
Status Indent title (sourced internationally), usually ships 4-6 weeks post release/order
Publisher Allen & Unwin
Imprint Allen & Unwin Children's Books
Publication Date 29 March 2017
Publication Country Australia Australia
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Balla, Trace
Category Picture Books / Young Children's books
Award Winning
Number of Pages 24
Dimensions Width: 196mm
Height: 187mm
Weight Not specified - defaults to 1,000g
Interest Age 3-6 years
Reading Age 3-6 years
NBS Text Pre-school & Early Learning
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code Not specified
Catalogue Code 727576

Description of this Book

It's dinnertime at Grace's place...'Thank you, alpaca,' says Grace...'Alpaca?' asks Mama. 'Why would you thank an alpaca?'..A playful mealtime conversation becomes a joyful act of giving thanks. From the multi-award-winning creator of Rivertime, Rockhopping and Shine...'A heartwarming book filled with the joys of being part of a community that values growing food and sharing meals with loved ones.' Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden Foundation

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

Awards Long-listed for CBCA Book of the Year - Early Childhood 2018 (Australia)

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Author's Bio

Trace Balla is often found sketching in nature, riding her bike, dancing, and growing vegies in her garden in central Victoria. She loves to illustrate and write songs and stories, and inspire others in their creativity and care for the planet. Her background is in illustration, community arts, art therapy, animation, and writing songs and stories, and she enjoys visiting schools and festivals to talk about her work. Trace's previous books, Rivertime, Rockhopping and Shine, have all been highly acclaimed. Rivertime won the Readings Children's Book Prize and Wilderness Society's Environment Award for Children's Literature, and was shortlisted for the CBCA Awards in two categories, as well as for the NSW Premier's Literary Awards and the Speech Pathology Book of the Year Awards. Rockhopping was the winner of the 2017 CBCA Book of the Year Award for Younger Readers, and was short-listed for the 2018 Adelaide Festival Awards for Literature for Children's Literature and for the 2016 Speech Pathology Australia Book of the Year Awards - 8 to 10 Years.

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