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Ash road / Ivan Southall ; illustrated by Clem Seale
Bib ID 5448541
Format BookBook [text, still image, volume]
Author
Southall, Ivan, 1921-2008, author
 
Description Sydney : Children's Classics published by Times House, 1987 
154 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm 
ISBN 186256065X
Series

Marcie Muir collection of Australian children's books.

Kerry White collection of Australian children's books.

Notes

Originally published 1965: Angus & Robertson.

For children.

Cited In

White, v. 2, 8181

Awards Children's Book Council of Australia Book of the Year Award, 1966  Children's Book of the Year, New York Times Book Review, 1966  Notable Book, Association for Library Service to Children, American library Association, 1966  Book Week best Books for 1966 for Young Readers, U.S.  Japanese Children's Welfare and Cultural Encouragement Award, 1969 
Subjects Adventure stories  |  Children's stories, Australian  |  Forest fires -- Australia -- Juvenile fiction.  |  Survival -- Juvenile fiction.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Seale, Clem, illustrator

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