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The Resource Silver fish, written by Leesa Smith ; illustrated by Debbie Taylor ; designed by Lee Behrens

Silver fish, written by Leesa Smith ; illustrated by Debbie Taylor ; designed by Lee Behrens

Label
Silver fish
Title
Silver fish
Statement of responsibility
written by Leesa Smith ; illustrated by Debbie Taylor ; designed by Lee Behrens
Creator
Contributor
Designer
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Three years after Grandfather passes away, Henry's family return to the gorge. Henry remembers all the important things Grandfather taught him, like hunting in the streams for silver fish and finding emu eggs in the scrub. One morning Henry leaves camp to visit his ancestors' rock paintings. He becomes trapped in a rock fall. As he struggles to break free, Henry begins to understand that Grandfather's spirit is all around him. This is their country - (back cover)
Member of
Cataloging source
BVISBN
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1964-
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Smith, Leeton
Dewey number
A823.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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  • Behrens, Lee
  • Taylor, Debbie
Series statement
Dreaming ;
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  • Children, Aboriginal Australian
  • Children and death
  • Grief
  • Grandparent and child
  • Children's stories
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Silver fish, written by Leesa Smith ; illustrated by Debbie Taylor ; designed by Lee Behrens
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000056860893
Dimensions
23 cm x 29 cm.
Extent
28 pages
Isbn
9780980626308
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)959700562
Label
Silver fish, written by Leesa Smith ; illustrated by Debbie Taylor ; designed by Lee Behrens
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000056860893
Dimensions
23 cm x 29 cm.
Extent
28 pages
Isbn
9780980626308
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)959700562

Library Locations

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