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Jeannie Baker

  • 5 stars across 12 books
    Jeannie Baker was born in England, but now lives in Sydney, Australia. Her work often has an environmental focus and has won numerous awards, including the Friends of the Earth Earthworm Award for Where the Forest Meets the Sea and the 2005 Australian Wilderness Society Award and 2005 Australian Picture Book of the Year Honour Book for Belonging.
    1st November 2010

    Mirror

    Two diverse countries and cultures are linked with warmth and charm in this two-in-one picture book. This innov... More

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    7th May 2015

    Lego (R) Chima Ice and Fire Sticker Activity Book

    Little fans of Lego (R) Chima will love this amazing Chima activity book! Packed with exciting adventures and eight page... More

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    2nd February 1998

    Where the Forest Meets the Sea

    When a young boy visits a tropical rain forest, he pretends it is a long time ago and that extinct and rare animals live... More

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    2nd June 2016

    Circle

    In an infinity of sky, tiny godwit birds follow ancient, invisible migratory pathways, flying on and on for nine nig... More

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    1st March 2000

    Hidden Forest

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    7th February 2005

    The Hidden Forest

    Looking for his lost fish trap, Ben thinks he sees something dark moving under the water. Is it a creature or only his i... More

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    7th July 2003

    Home in the Sky

    Mike keeps pigeons on the roof of an abandoned burned-out building in New York. Every morning he lets them out of their ... More

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    2nd June 2008

    Belonging

    A powerful account of the reclamation of an urban landscape told wordlessly through fascinating, detailed collage ar... More

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    1st November 2002

    Window

    In this text a mother and baby look through a window at a wilderness. With each page the boy grows and the scene changes... More

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    4th July 2019

    Playing with Collage

    A how-to guide to making your own collages, brimful of fascinating hints and tips from a master of the genre. O... More

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