The Lost Thingby Shaun Tan, Humphrey Bower
Author Biography: Shaun Tan has an outstanding reputation for his
A kid finds a lost ‘thing' on the beach when he's scavenging for his bottle top collection. The thing is a large, freakish creature that looks like a cross between a crab and a pot-bellied stove. Shaun Tan's unparalleled artwork accompanies the humorous ‘What I did on my holidays' narrative.
Author Biography: Shaun Tan has an outstanding reputation for his illustrative work. He won the Crichton Award for Book Illustration (The Viewer) in 1995. His collaborative effort with John Marsden, The Rabbits was named CBC Picture Book of the Year in 1999. Memorial was his third picture book. He has been a leading science-fiction illustrator in Australia for several years; with recognition including the Illustrators of the Future Award (1991) and the Australian National Science Fiction Best Artist Award (1995, 1996). He contributes regular political cartoons to the Western Review and is the art editor and a regular contributor to Eidelon magazine.
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- 5.40(w) x 6.50(h) x 0.60(d)
- Age Range:
- 5 - 10 Years
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