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              Where the Forest Meets the Sea

              Where the Forest Meets the Sea (Paperback, New edition)

              Illustrated by Baker, Jeannie

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              When a young boy visits a tropical rain forest, he pretends it is a long time ago and that extinct and rare animals live in the forest, and aboriginal children play there. But how much longer will the rainforest remain, he wonders?

              ISBN 9780744513059
              Released NZ 28 May 1990
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 3-5 years
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              Window

              Window (Paperback, New edition)

              Illustrated by Baker, Jeannie

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              In this text a mother and baby look through a window at a wilderness. With each page the boy grows and the scene changes, by the time he is 20 the view is of a city. He gets married and has a child and moves to the country, where father and child look through the window at the wi...lderness outside.
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              ISBN 9780744594867
              Released NZ 1 Nov 2002
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 7-9 years
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              Belonging

              Belonging (Paperback, New title)

              Illustrated by Baker, Jeannie

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              Observed through the window of a house in a typical urban neighbourhood, each picture shows the developments of the land being reclaimed from built up concrete to a gradual greening, shown through the artist's collage illustrations. This is a hopeful environmental message.

              ISBN 9781406305487
              Released NZ 1 May 2007
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age Children
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              The Hidden Forest

              The Hidden Forest (Paperback, New edition)

              Illustrated by Baker, Jeannie

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              Looking for his lost fish trap, Ben thinks he sees something dark moving under the water. Is it a creature or only his imagination? Diving into the sea with his friend Sophie, he is amazed to discover a wonderful hidden world - and the rich variety of creatures that live there.

              ISBN 9780744578768
              Released NZ 1 Mar 2005
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 5-8 years
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              Millicent

              Millicent (Paperback)

              By Baker, Jeannie

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              Millicent is a warm and gentle story about an old lady's daily wanderings through Hyde Park to feed the pigeons. Along the way, we hear Millicent's thoughts and feelings towards the pigeons that she so dearly loves. Her dream is to find enough feathers on the ground to make a coa...t, hat, bag and shoes so she will be warm and cosy.
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              ISBN 9781921150739
              Published NZ 1 Sep 2008
              Publisher Walker Books Australia
              Interest Age 0-5 years
              Series Walker Classic
              Language (English)
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              The Story of Rosy Dock

              The Story of Rosy Dock (Paperback)

              By Baker, Jeannie

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              The Australian desert: for thousands of years the only changes here were made by the wind, the willy-willies and sometimes the rain. Then a hundred years ago people from Europe settled in the desert and planted seeds from the other side of the world. The Story of Rosy Dock is the... story of one of the settlers who followed them, and her garden in the wilderness, a garden that is beautiful - but with an unexpected flowering.
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              ISBN 9781760651091
              Published NZ 2 Sep 2002
              Publisher Walker Books Australia
              Interest Age 5-8 years
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              Home in the Sky

              Home in the Sky (Paperback)

              Illustrated by Baker, Jeannie

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              A visually compelling urban picture book.Mike keeps pigeons on the roof of an abandoned burned-out building in New York. Every morning he lets them out of their coop, and they fly around in the sky until he calls them back home for breakfast. But one morning, a white pigeon, Ligh...t, flies away. His journey takes him across the city, and onto a subway train, where he is rescued by a young boy.
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              ISBN 9781925381269
              Published NZ 1 Jul 2003
              Publisher Walker Books Australia
              Interest Age 5-8 years
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              Playing with Collage

              Playing with Collage (Hardback)

              Illustrated by Baker, Jeannie

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              A how-to guide to making your own collages, brimful of fascinating hints and tips from a master of the genre. Over the course of a 40-year career, Jeannie Baker has perfected the art of collage in the creation of picture-book classics such as Where the Forest Meets the Sea and Wi...ndow, a Boston Globe-Horn Honour Book. Her stunning pieces, devised by assembling all sorts of different textures, are known all around the globe. Whether it's dried flowers or tiny shells, spaghetti or postage stamps, she uses the world around her to make work that is astonishingly beautiful and deeply creative. And she focuses on a range of important issues including the environment, land degradation, family, society and sustainability. In Playing with Collage, she shares her secrets at last - and encourages her readers to get creative. Within each of this book's four main sections, Jeannie presents an abstract collage of her own and offers suggestions and starting points for beginners. There are no right or wrong answers in this treasure of a book, it's all about trusting your instincts ... and playing!
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              ISBN 9781406378665
              Released NZ 1 Jun 2019
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 8-12 years
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              Circle
               

              Circle (Hardback)

              Illustrated by Baker, Jeannie

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              In an infinity of sky, tiny godwit birds follow ancient, invisible migratory pathways, flying on and on for nine nights and nine days, flying without rest... This is their story.

              ISBN 9781406338010
              Released NZ 1 Jun 2016
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 6-12 years
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              Mirror

              Mirror (Hardback)

              Illustrated by Baker, Jeannie

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              A two-in-one picture book that comprises two stories designed to be read simultaneously - one from the left, the other from the right. It lets you experience the lives of two little boys - one from an urban family in Sydney, Australia, the other from Morocco.

              ISBN 9781406309140
              Released NZ 1 Aug 2010
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 5-8 years
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