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  • 5 stars across 43 books
    Margaret Wild is one of Australia's most highly respected and popular children's authors. She was born in South Africa and emigrated to Australia in 1972. Margaret has worked as a journalist and an editor of children's books, and is now writing full-time. Since her first book in 1984, Margaret has published over thirty picture books, including the acclaimed The Very Best of Friends (1990 Children's Book Council of Australia Picture Book of the Year), Let the Celebrations Begin! (shortlisted, 1992 CBCA Picture Book awards), Toby (shortlisted, 1994 CBCA Picture Book awards), Old Pig (shortlisted, 1996 CBCA Picture Book awards), The Midnight Gang (Honour Book, 1997 CBCA Picture Book awards), First Day, Rosie and Tortoise, Jenny Angel (2000 CBCA Picture Book of the Year), and Fox (2001 CBCA Picture Book of the Year).
    1st July 2007

    Lucy Goosey

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    28th September 2013

    This Little Piggy Went Dancing

    This little piggy went dancingThis little piggy stayed homeThis little piggy had porridgeThis little piggy had noneAnd t... More

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    31st January 1991

    Chatterbox

    Stimulating activities within a graded syllabus.... More

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    1st February 2003

    Pocket Dogs

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    4th June 2015

    Bogtrotter

    Bogtrotter doesn't ever stop running, until the day he meets the frog... A celebration of trying new things from award-w... More

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    1st August 2000

    Toby

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    18th March 2005

    On the Day You Were Born

    This picture book expresses all the hopes, dreams and wishes that a grown-up feels for a newborn child. It is written as... More

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    15th January 2013

    Going Home

    The magical world of Aramanth is in crisis and only two children from Earth can save it! When a gateway to Aramanth is o... More

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    1st May 2012

    Hush, Hush

    For Nora Grey, romance was not part of the plan. She's never been particularly attracted to the boys at her school, no m... More

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