Ar an mBothar le Mavis Agus Marge (on the Road with Mavis and Marge) by Niamh Sharkey
  

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Ar an mBothar le Mavis Agus Marge (on the Road with Mavis and Marge) by Niamh Sharkey

A beautiful new Irish language edition of an award-winning picture book from the Laureate na nOg. Mavis and Marge are different from other animals. They want to go a-wandering. So off they go - over the hills, across the sea, and up to the moon they go, gathering a band of free-range friends on the way. But, suddenly, from across the milky way, home has a distant allure...Translated into Irish by Gabriel Rosenstock, this is a wonderful adventure story for first-time Irish readers.

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Thelma and Louise for younger readers, only with a chicken and a cow - and a happy ending, by the way. -- Alison Walsh The Irish Independent A cow and chicken hilariously share a red bicycle en route to north Antrim, the Antarctic and outer space. The Irish Times

About the Author

Niamh Sharkey won the Bisto Book of the Year Award and the Mother Goose Award for Illustration in 1999 for Tales of Wisdom and Wonder, written by Hugh Lupton. She is also the creator of the bestselling picture books Cinderella, I'm a Happy Hugglewug, The Ravenous Beast and Santasaurus. Niamh lives in Dublin with her family.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages
Interest Age: From 3

Author

Niamh Sharkey
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Publisher

Walker Books Ltd

Publication date

5th September 2013

ISBN

9781406336894


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