Crashing and Splashing by Alison Lester


Crashing and Splashing by Alison Lester

ALISON LESTER: AUSTRALIA'S CHILDREN'S LAUREATE 2012-13..'The dog is barking. The pans are crashing. The monsters are growling. The water is splashing. The hammer is banging. The telephone is ringing. The trucks are revving. The birds are singing.'..From imagining monsters with big sister, to playing at the park with Dad and pretending to talk on the phone, Alison Lester's board books are about everything a little person does in a day.

About the Author

Alison Lester is the well-known creator of many popular and award-winning children's books, many of which reflect her own country childhood. The Snow Pony was shortlisted for both YABBA and KOALA awards, reflecting its popularity with young readers of horse stories. The Quicksand Pony was shortlisted for the National Children's Award, Festival Awards for Literature in 1998, and in 1999 was the winner of the WA Young Readers Book Awards. Her picture book Are We There Yet? was the winner of the 2005 CBC Book of the Year - Picture Book award...Alison Lester was Australia's Children's Laureate in 2012 and 2013.

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Board book
16 pages
Interest Age: From 1


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Publication date

1st July 2008



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