May Gibbs Tales from the Camp Fire

May Gibbs Tales from the Camp Fire

by May Gibbs and Caroline Keys

Hardback Publication Date: 01/11/2017

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I’m looking forward to exploring today,’ said Snugglepot. ‘I don’t think we have ever been so far from our tree!

Join Snugglepot and Cuddlepie in the Australian bush as they encounter a human, go to a picture show and discover a cave!

Gather round the camp fire and get ready for stories of friendship and adventure with May Gibbs’ classic characters.

  • May Gibbs’ adorable Gumnut Babies are timeless and instantly recognisable. 
  • Series supported by the May Gibbs official website, Story Box Library and Kinderling Radio.
  • Artwork captures the unique beauty of the Australian bush.
  • Ideal for shared reading time before bed.
ISBN:
9781743816820
9781743816820
Category:
Picture books
Format:
Hardback
Publication Date:
01-11-2017
Publisher:
Scholastic Australia
Country of origin:
Australia
Pages:
24
Dimensions (mm):
250x240mm
May Gibbs

Born in Sydenham, Kent, May Gibbs (1877-1969) came to Australia at the age of four. Encouraged by her parents, May drew and painted as a child.

She went on to study Art, both in Western Australia and in England, before settling in Sydney to follow a successful career as a writer and illustrator of children’s books.

During WW1 May produced postcards depicting gumnut babies in uniform to support Australia’s role in the war, and her first books, Gumnut Babies and Gum-Blossom Babies, were published in 1916.

Her most famous book, Tales of Snugglepot and Cuddlepie, followed in 1918.

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