STORM BOY The Gift Edition
For Ages: 8+ years
|By||Colin Thiele and Illustrated by Andrew Davies|
|Book Size||255 x 255 x 10 mm (H x W x D)|
|Imprint||New Holland Publishers|
|Subject Classification||Literature: history & criticism / Children's literature studies: general|
A moving story which became a magical film, 'Storm Boy' is one of the classics of Australian writing for children. With anticipation of the new film coming out in 2018 this classic edition has new illustrations and is now in a hardback gift edition.
Storm Boy saves the life of Mr Percival, and in return the pelican helps Storm Boy's father with his fishing and joins in the rescue of a shipwrecked crew. The boy and the pelican prove friends to the end.
Colin Milton Thiele AC was an Australian author and educator. He was renowned for his award-winning children's fiction, most notably the novels Storm Boy, Blue Fin, the Sun on the Stubble series, and February Dragon