The Child of Dreams

by Irena Brignull

Illustrated by Richard Jones

On Sale: 01/09/2019



About the Book

A beautiful classic gift book that celebrates family and belonging, from acclaimed screenwriter Irena Brignull.

A little girl wants to know where she came from and why she doesn't have a father. When her mother cannot tell her, the girl decides to find out for herself. Her journey leads her on a quest through the woods, tracing her own story back to its source with the help of the animals she meets, until she discovers what truly matters in making a family. A beautiful, timeless story with sumptuous illustrations, this classic gift book from acclaimed screenwriter Irena Brignull and exciting illustrator Richard Jones will be shared and treasured by all families whatever their shape or size.

Product Details

  • ISBN: 9781406380897
  • ISBN 10: 140638089X
  • Imprint: Walker Studio - AU
  • On Sale: 01/09/2019
  • Pages: 56
  • List Price: 27.99 AUD
  • BISAC1: JUVENILE FICTION / Family / Adoption


Richard Jones is a Fellow of the Royal Entomological Society, a past president of the British Entomological Society and author of several books on insects, wildlife and gardening.He also contributes articles on insects and the environment to several high-profile newspapers and magazines (including the Guardian, BBC Wildlife and Gardener''s World Magazine), and appears regularly on radio and television.

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