Born: Established: 1965 York, Yorkshire,
A House of Her Own
Hardie Grant Egmont
(taught in 1 units)
'Audrey is bigger than she was yesterday. Now she needs a bigger house. So she tells her dad to build her one.
'At the top of a tree.
'It is an ideal house. It has a bathtub for snorkeling, a place to drink tea, and somewhere to hide the dirty cups.
'The house is perfect in every way.
'Except for one thing …
'This is a gently humorous story that explores the clash between a quest for independence and the longing for security. Emerging author Jenny Hughes is once again paired with internationally acclaimed illustrator Jonathan Bentley to create a picture book of outstanding warmth, sensitivity and insight.' (Publication summary)
|Children's Literature Studies||University of Tasmania||2015 (Semester 2)|