Where the Forest Meets the Sea by Jeannie Baker


Where the Forest Meets the Sea by Jeannie Baker

When a young boy visits a tropical rain forest, he pretends it is a long time ago and that extinct and rare animals live in the forest, and aboriginal children play there. But how much longer will the rainforest remain, he wonders?


Each time the reader opens the book, there is something new and delightful to catch the eye. New Scientist Every detail... is made up in relief collage from clay, papers, fabrics, leaves and much else, creating a dimesion that really fires the imagination. The Good Book Guide

About the Author

Jeannie Baker is the author and illustrator of a number of children's picture books, including the award-winning Where the Forest Meets the Sea. Her characteristic use of mixed media to create detailed and elaborate collages is stunning and unique. She lives in Australia.

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32 pages
Interest Age: From 3


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Publication date

2nd February 1998



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