Hunter and His Dog
By (author) Brian Wildsmith
Normal Price: $32.26
Your Price: $29.03 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $3.23! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $1.45 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available, ships in 8-11 days
Hunter and His Dog by Brian Wildsmith
Book DescriptionA hunter teaches his new duck-hunting partner to retrieve birds and carry eggs gently in his mouth without breaking them. But from their first hunting trip, the dog cannot bear to retrieve the wounded birds for his master. Instead, he brings sticks back to the hunter and takes the ducks to an island where they can heal. One night, the hunter discovers the dog's secret after he follows his dog to the island where the dog delivers bread to the ducks every day. Ashamed, the hunter follows the example of his tender-hearted dog and nurses the birds back to health before setting them free. This reissue of Brian Wildsmith's story of compassion is brightly illustrated with his characteristically colourful paintings.
Buy Hunter and His Dog book by Brian Wildsmith from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9781595721235
(278mm x 235mm x 10mm)
Imprint: Star Bright Books
Publisher: Star Bright Books
Publish Date: 20-Nov-2008
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Brian Wildsmith
Bremen Town Musicians, Paperback (October 2013)
While on their way to Bremen, four aging animals who are no longer of any use to their masters find a new home after outwitting a gang of robbers.
Christmas Story with Nativity Set, Hardback (October 2013)
The story of the Nativity is made truly magical in the masterful hands of the acclaimed author, Brian Wildsmith. This beautifully illustrated book, which has been in print since 1989, is a delight to share at Christmas time and it comes with a lovely crib scene to make.
Child's Garden of Verses, Paperback (December 2010)
Presents a selection of Robert Louis Stevenson's poetry for children that captures the joy and whimsy of childhood, and sparks the imagination.
Brian Wildsmith's Animal Gallery, Paperback (March 2010)» View all books by Brian Wildsmith
Discover a lepe of leopards, a company of parrots, and a stream of minnows in this glorious visual introduction to the animal kingdom sumptuously illustrated by internationally acclaimed picture-book artist, Brian Wildsmith. This is much more than a picture book, it's like stepping into an art gallery.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Hunter and His Dog book by Brian Wildsmith and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - Brian Wildsmith
Brian Wildsmith has deservedly won a reputation as one of the greatest living children's illustrators. Raised in England he studied at the Slade School of Fine Art. In 1962, he published his first children's book, ABC, for which he was awarded Kate Greenaway Medal. Brian now lives in the south of France.
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2017. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.