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Joanne Schwartz - Author

Joanne Schwartz was born in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia. She is the author of a number of children's books including Our Corner Grocery Store, which was nominated for the Marilyn Baillie Picture Book Award. Joanne has been a children's librarian for more than twenty-five years. She lives in Toronto.

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Town is by the Sea
Joanne Schwartz - illustrated by Sydney Smith
Shortlisted for the CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal 2018 | This haunting book, beautifully illustrated in ink and watercolour, bears record to a long-gone way of life. A young boy describes his day, from first thing in the morning when his...
Lovereading Price: £9.59 - Saving £2.40 (20%) Featured in: 5+ readers | 7+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 06/04/2017
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