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Tohby Riddle    
Format: Hard Cover
Pages: 128
AUD $35.00inc. GST


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A breathtakingly beautiful book which, like Shaun Tan's The Arrival, will move and delight readers of all ages. 'Reading this book is like being quietly ushered into another dimension by winged strangers, a place beyond the tread of normal earth-bound language. Ephemeral as a feather, timeless as a rock, and as true as both, Unforgotten is a magical experience.' - Shaun Tan


Nobody knows where they come from.

But they come.

Impossible birds of the big sky

and the long night...

So begins this timely and timeless story, told in magnificent images and words by master storyteller, Tohby Riddle. A triumph of quiet beauty.


Short-listed, NSW Premier's Literary Awards, Ethel Turner Prize for Young People's Literature, 2013
Short-listed, Indie Awards, Children's Category, 2013
Short-listed, APA Book Design Awards, Children's Picture Book, 2013
Commended, CBCA Book of the Year Awards, 2013

Tohby Riddle is an award-winning writer, illustrator, cartoonist, designer and sometime editor based in Sydney. He has written and illustrated numerous well-loved picture books; written a young adult novel; was the cartoonist for Good Weekend for nearly ten years; and is a former editor of The School Magazine, a literary magazine for children published by the NSW Department of Education.

ISBN: 9781742379722
Australian Pub.: September 2012
Publisher: Allen & Unwin
Imprint: A & U Children
Subject: Picture books
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Suitable for ages: 12-18

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