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Migrations: Open Hearts, Open Borders

Migrations: Open Hearts, Open Borders (Hardback)

Foreword by Tan, Shaun
By International Centre for the Picture Book in Society

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Based on the exhibition of postcards at the Bibliana exhibition in Bratislava in 2017, curated by the International Centre for the Picture Book in Society. A stunning, unique book of 50 images created by illustrators from 28 countries on the theme of human migration. All highligh...t the positive impact of the migration of peoples, and show brilliantly how cultures and ideas flow despite borders, barriers and bans. Illustrators include Shaun Tan, Neal Layton, Jackie Morris, Christopher Corr, Nicola Davies, Petr Horacek, Axel Scheffler, Jane Ray, Marie Louise Gay, Isol, Roger Mello from 28 countries across the world. The book is divided into themes of Departures, Long Journeys, Arrivals and Hope for the Future. The facsimile postcard text includes personal messages of hope from the illustrators, as well as quotes from writers including Maya Angelou, WB Yeats, John Clare, Anita Desai and Robert Macfarlane. With an introduction by Shaun Tan.
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ISBN 9781910959800
Released NZ 1 Jun 2019
Publisher Otter-Barry Books Ltd
Format Hardback
Availability
186 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays

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ISBN-13 9781910959800
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
Publisher Otter-Barry Books Ltd
Imprint Otter-Barry Books Ltd
Released 1 Jun 2019
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) Foreword by Tan, Shaun
By International Centre for the Picture Book in Society
Category Non-Fiction (Child / Teen)
Award Winning
Personal, Health & Social Education (Phase)
Illustration
Refugees & Political Asylum
Gift Books
Number of Pages 112
Dimensions Width: 185mm
Height: 135mm
Spine: 15mm
Dewey Code 304.82
Weight 260g
Interest Age 5-8 years
Reading Age 5-8 years
Library of Congress Emigration and immigration - Juvenile literature, Emigration and immigration - Pictorial works - Juvenile literature, Emigration and immigration in art - Juvenile literature
NBS Text Children's General Non-Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile

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