Elliot's Arctic Surprise by Catherine Barr
  

Elliot's Arctic Surprise

Written by Catherine Barr
Illustrated by Francesca Chessa

RRP £6.99

Synopsis

Elliot's Arctic Surprise by Catherine Barr

A great picture story book with an environmental message, developed in conversation with Greenpeace UK. When one little boy discovers a message from Father Christmas asking for help to save his home from the oil drillers, he hitches a lift from a kind old sailor and together with children from around the world, they set sail to confront the oil men. Elliot desperately wants to save the Arctic and stop Christmas being cancelled, but will the oil drillers back down and what is the old sailor' s big surprise...?

About the Author

Catherine Barr

Catherine Barr studied Ecology at Leeds University and trained as a journalist. She worked at Greenpeace International for seven years as a wildlife and forestry campaigner and has a long-running interest in environmental issues. While working as an editor at the Natural History Museum, she researched and wrote two major summer exhibitions: Dinosaurs of the Gobi Desert and Myths and Monsters. She is now a partner in communications company bwa design. She lives on a hill near Hay-on-Wye in Herefordshire with her partner and two daughters.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages
Interest Age: From 4

Author

Catherine Barr
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Author's Website

www.unitedagents.co.uk/cath...

Publisher

Frances Lincoln Childrens Books an imprint of Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd

Publication date

6th October 2016

ISBN

9781847806697


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