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y separately published work icon The Possum Thief single work   picture book   children's  
Issue Details: First known date: 2002... 2002 The Possum Thief
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 A magical animal adventure featuring the popular TV vet, Dr Harry Cooper, and his best mate, Scarlet. Smudge the pug dog and Torchy the brush-tailed possum are the best of friends - until Smudge becomes a possum thief! Now they can't stop fighting. Luckily Dr Harry is coming to the rescue, however it will be up to Scarlet's special powers to make sure it doesn’t happen again.

Notes

  • This is affiliated with Dr Laurel Cohn's Picture Book Diet because it contains representations of food and/or food practices.

    Food depiction
    • Incidental
    Food types
    • Everyday food
    Food practices
    • Eating in - meal
    Gender n/a
    Signage n/a
    Positive/negative value n/a
    Food as sense of place n/a
    Setting n/a
    Food as social cohesion n/a
    Food as cultural identity
    • White Australian characters
    Food as character identity n/a
    Food as language n/a

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Works about this Work

Untitled Eleanor Stodart , 2003 single work review
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , May vol. 47 no. 2 2003; (p. 45)

— Review of The Possum Thief Harry Cooper , Craig Graham , 2002 single work picture book
Untitled Lucinda Dodds , 2003 single work review
— Appears in: Magpies : Talking About Books for Children , March vol. 18 no. 1 2003; (p. 29)

— Review of The Possum Thief Harry Cooper , Craig Graham , 2002 single work picture book
Untitled Lucinda Dodds , 2003 single work review
— Appears in: Magpies : Talking About Books for Children , March vol. 18 no. 1 2003; (p. 29)

— Review of The Possum Thief Harry Cooper , Craig Graham , 2002 single work picture book
Untitled Eleanor Stodart , 2003 single work review
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , May vol. 47 no. 2 2003; (p. 45)

— Review of The Possum Thief Harry Cooper , Craig Graham , 2002 single work picture book
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