For forty years Australian children have been captivated by this timeless, unforgettable tale of friendship, between a boy and Mr Percival, the pelican. Commended by the Children's Book Council of Aust in 1964. Storm Boy has profoundly touched generations of readers and become a classic work of Aust children's literature.
- Publication Date:
- 01 / 11 / 2018
- 142 x 220mm
An Australian classic that I'm happy to see getting new life on the back of the latest movie. A beautiful story about the connection between one lonely boy, growing up isolated on the Coorong & the 3 pelican chicks he rescues & hand raises- Mr Proud, Mr Ponder and Mr Percival.Told with few words but lots of imagery, this edition is enhanced by the beautiful illustrations of Robert Ingpen. - Susan (QBD)