Magic Beach by Alison Lester


Magic Beach by Alison Lester

A big-book edition of Lester's all-time favourite Australian beach book.


The lucid, beautifully observed illustrations here are outstanding: a splendid evocation of summers past and summers still to come. -- Kirkus Reviews

About the Author

Alison Lester is the creator of many popular and award-winning children's picture books, including Yikes!, Imagine, My Farm and Are We There Yet? She has also written novels for children and teenagers, including The Snow Pony, The Quicksand Pony and the Bonnie + Sam series.

More books by this author

Other Formats

Book Info


32 pages
Interest Age: From


Alison Lester
More books by Alison Lester


Publication date

27th January 2009



LoveReading4Kids is a modern and creative way of emphasising the value and importance of books in this digital age #booksforlife

Amrit Bunet – Teen

I have told all my friends, family & teachers to see for themselves just how great the site is. Without fail, they are hugely impressed.

Alexander Boxall – age 11

I love Lovereading4kids because I get an opportunity to put my opinion forward and to try new books

Elosie Clarkson – age 11

A great way to introduce kids to great books, authors & genres. Parents can find age-appropriate books to share with their children.

Judi Davies – Aberdare Girls Sch

I love lovereading4kids because I’ve read amazing books I would never have picked up, and its opened doors to new genre’s I now love.

Harriet Cunningham

At @HHSHaringey we love @lovereading4kids because our pupils can practice reviewing & get free upcoming books before anyone else!

Helen Swinyard – Heartlands High

We love Lovereading4kids because it promotes reading choices, new authors and a sense of community for children of all ages!

Rachel Bridgeman

It is fantastic, you get to read lots of books and you always find something new and amazing in them.

Erica Motoc, age 7

Lovereading 4 schools