a gumbootspearlz creation
Title: Magic Fish Dreaming
by: June Perkins
illustrated by: Helene Magisson
Publisher: Gumbootspearlz Books
A full colour poetry book, inspired by the diverse people of Far North Queensland and their tropical environment. It’s full of some of the strangest birds and animals, as well as resilient rainforest, cane farms and tropical beaches.
Beyond the title page is the dedication page, and words stopped me in my tracks …
All my ancestors
who sing and
dance the stories
And the ones
When you read a dedication that gives you goose-bumps, you know you are in for a treat, and the fact that Magic Fish Dreaming won several Royal Dragonfly Book Awards, only reinforces the feeling that this stunning book of poetry is one that will capture your heart.
Magic Fish Dreaming is written by talented and compassionate author, Dr June Perkins. Her PhD was on…
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