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Irena Kobald Irena Kobald i(A136002 works by)
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BiographyHistory

Irena Kobold has been a teacher and writer in the Northern Territory. She has a Master's degree in Russian.

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y separately published work icon My Two Blankets Richmond : Hardie Grant Egmont , 2014 6742932 2014 single work single work picture book children's

'Cartwheel has moved to a place that is so strange to her that she no longer feels like herself. She creates a safe place under an old blanket, made out of memories and thoughts of home. As time goes on, Cartwheel begins to weave a new blanket, one of friendship and a renewed sense of belonging. It is different from the old blanket, but it is eventually just as warm and familiar. This story is for all who have experienced change. It is about learning new ways of speaking, new ways of living, new ways of being.'

(Publisher's blurb)

2016 shortlisted Territory Read Book of the Year Chief Minister's Book of the Year Award
2016 shortlisted West Australian Young Readers' Book Award Picture Books
2015 shortlisted Prime Minister's Literary Awards Children's Fiction
2015 winner CBCA Book of the Year Awards Picture Book of the Year
2015 selected International Awards White Ravens
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