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Bob Graham

  • 5 stars across 35 books
    Bob Graham is a Kate Greenaway-winning author-illustrator who has written and illustrated many acclaimed children's picture books including The Poesy Ring, How to Heal a Broken Wing, How the Sun Got to Coco's House, Max, Jethro Byrde: Fairy Child and April Underhill: Tooth Fairy. His 2011 title, A Bus Called Heaven, is endorsed by Amnesty International UK and was the winner of the 2012 Children's Book Council of Australia Picture Book of the Year Award - a prize Bob has won an unprecedented seven times. He has been awarded the prestigious Prime Minister's Literary Award in Australia twice, in 2014 for Silver Buttons and in 2017 for Home in the Rain. Bob lives in Melbourne.
    14th February 2005

    The Otter Who Wanted to Know

    A charming story about an adorable sea otter from the author of The Owl Who Was Afraid of the Dark. Pat is an adorable... More

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    1st June 2005

    Max

    What does a Super hero do when they are not being `Super'? A funny story about being loved for who you are and not just ... More

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    1st August 2015

    How the Sun Got to Coco's House

    In this charming and beautiful picture book, the journey of the sun is captured as it travels from the far side of the w... More

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    1st February 2010

    How to Heal a Broken Wing

    In a spare urban fable, Bob Graham brings us one small boy, one loving family, and one miraculous story of hope and heal... More

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    1st August 2008

    Buffy

    An enchanting adventure story about a performing dog. Buffy is a performing dog with HUGE talents. He can play the harm... More

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    3rd May 2007

    Jack's Little Party

    A touching story about family life and a boy's birthday treat, from a multi-award-winning storyteller. It's Jack's birt... More

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    4th August 2003

    Rose Meets Mr Wintergarten

    `A little kindness goes a long way,' is the subtle moral depicted in this gentle tale by award winning Australian author... More

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    15th August 2012

    Silver Buttons

    Bob Graham beautifully captures a world vision in one solitary moment. From the multiple award-winning author-illustrat... More

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    6th February 2003

    Gheibh Sinn Cuilean!

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    • How to Heal a Broken Wing

      How to Heal a Broken Wing

      by Sookay

      The book made me feel happy and shocked because we hadn't read that book before. The boy was not too busy and he stopped walking  to look after the bi...

    • The Otter Who Wanted to Know

      The Otter Who Wanted to Know

      A really nice story about some young sea otters and how they find a new place to live. I found this to be the perfect read for my 4 year old as the st...

    • Buffy

      Buffy

      We have a boxset of Bob Graham's books which are all sooooo charming - but this was Lucas' favourite.  Buffy is a very very talented pooch who outshin...