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Issue Details: First known date: 1997... 1997 One Less Fish
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Counting down from twelve to zero, the reader learns about some of the fish found on the Great Barrier Reef and the threats to their continued existence.

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Notes

  • Included in the 1999 White Raven's Catalogue compiled by the International Youth Library in Munich, Germany. Special mention; Easily understandable.

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Works about this Work

Reading(s) Beneath the Surface : Using Picture Books to Develop a Critical Aesthetics Kerry Mallan , 1999 single work criticism
— Appears in: Australian Journal of Language and Literacy , vol. 23 no. 1 (p. 11-21)
Through various literary and illustrative devices, The Rabbits, One Less Fish, and Sand Swimmers demonstrate the complex interplay between two symbolic mediums. By her reading of the content and form of these books, Mallan draws attention to the need to engage students in a critical discourse which attends not only to the aesthetic and literary properties of these texts, but also considers their social and political implications.
Untitled Russ Merrin , 1998 single work review
— Appears in: Magpies : Talking About Books for Children , March vol. 13 no. 1 1998; (p. 18)

— Review of One Less Fish Kim Michelle Toft , Allan Sheather , 1997 single work information book
The Children's Book Council of Australia Annual Awards 1998 1998 single work criticism
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , August vol. 42 no. 3 1998; (p. 3-13)
Judge's report of the winners and shortlisted books in this year's CBCA awards.
Untitled Lee Finkelstein , 1998 single work review
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , May vol. 42 no. 2 1998; (p. 31)

— Review of One Less Fish Kim Michelle Toft , Allan Sheather , 1997 single work information book
Untitled Lee Finkelstein , 1998 single work review
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , May vol. 42 no. 2 1998; (p. 31)

— Review of One Less Fish Kim Michelle Toft , Allan Sheather , 1997 single work information book
Untitled Russ Merrin , 1998 single work review
— Appears in: Magpies : Talking About Books for Children , March vol. 13 no. 1 1998; (p. 18)

— Review of One Less Fish Kim Michelle Toft , Allan Sheather , 1997 single work information book
The Children's Book Council of Australia Annual Awards 1998 1998 single work criticism
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , August vol. 42 no. 3 1998; (p. 3-13)
Judge's report of the winners and shortlisted books in this year's CBCA awards.
Reading(s) Beneath the Surface : Using Picture Books to Develop a Critical Aesthetics Kerry Mallan , 1999 single work criticism
— Appears in: Australian Journal of Language and Literacy , vol. 23 no. 1 (p. 11-21)
Through various literary and illustrative devices, The Rabbits, One Less Fish, and Sand Swimmers demonstrate the complex interplay between two symbolic mediums. By her reading of the content and form of these books, Mallan draws attention to the need to engage students in a critical discourse which attends not only to the aesthetic and literary properties of these texts, but also considers their social and political implications.
Last amended 1 Mar 2018 13:17:14
Subjects:
  • Great Barrier Reef, Australian seas,
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