Desert Lake

Illustration of a desert lake in drought.

Hardback - June 2016 - AU $24.99

A beautifully written narrative that explores the unique story of one of Australia's most amazing phenomenon.

The dry salt bed of Kati Thanda-Lake Eyre shimmers in the desert heat. But far up north, the rains have come. Water is flooding into empty riverbeds and swirling down towards the lake. Soon everything will change. + Full description

This is a beautifully written narrative that explores the unique story of one of Australia's most amazing phenomenon. It features lyrical narrative and well-researched facts by award-winning author Pamela Freeman supplemented by stunning original mixed media illustrations by Liz Anelli.

Perfect for ages 5-10.

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Details

Hardback | June 2016 | $ 24.99
ISBN: 9781921529436 | 32 pages | 245 x 270 mm
Publisher: Walker Books

Authors

Pamela Freeman is an award-winning author who has also worked as a freelance business and technical writer. Pamela’s work ranges from picture books to adult novels and she is best known for her Floramonde series of fantasy novels. Pamela teaches creative writing to adults at the Australian Writers’ Centre. For more information about Pamela and her books, please visit her website: www.pamelafreemanbooks.com

Liz Anelli has recently come to live in Newcastle, NSW, having previously lived and worked as an illustrator in England. She has a huge passion for drawing and keeps rows of sketchbooks in her studio. Alongside books and other illustration commissions Liz has been a key activist for “The Campaign For Drawing”, facilitating numerous international “Big Draws” for the past thirteen years. She also has been much involved with creative child learning in schools and community settings. Liz won an Australia Council grant to visit and research Kati Thanda-Lake Eyre.