The hermit is furious when a bird invades the peace of his island. They just can't live together - but, then again, they can't live apart either, as the hermit discovers when the bird flies away. There is a surprise in store, for both the hermit and the reader.
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"A hermit, an island, a dove and learning about togetherness makes for a delight in The Dove" School Librarian "The story is beautiful and thought-provoking, the illustrations, attractive" Carousel "A delightful story with a pleasing twist in the ending" Inis "A simple, moving story with an amusing and un-expected ending and a a message about how to share... The Dove is a memorable experience!" -- Opal Dunn "There is a lovely ending to this heart-warming book which is illustrated with simple, effective water-colours" South Wales ArgusAbout the Author:
Nicholas Allan studied Fine Art at the Slade and has completed an MA in creative writing at the University of East Anglia. His highly original picture books have won him several awards including the Sheffield Children's Book Award for The Queen's Knickers and the Federation of Children's Books Best Picture Book Award for Demon Teddy. He is also the author of Hilltop Hospital, a book that has been adapted into a BAFTA-winning television series. Nicholas Allan is the author/illustrator of over thirty children's books.
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Book Description Hutchinson, 1997. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Minor shelf wear Good condition is defined as: a copy that has been read but remains in clean condition. All of the pages are intact and the cover is intact and the spine may show signs of wear. The book may have minor markings which are not specifically mentioned. Most items will be dispatched the same or the next working day. Bookseller Inventory # mon0005377183
Book Description Hardback. Book Condition: Very Good. The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Bookseller Inventory # GOR002686261
Book Description Hutchinson, 1997. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used; Good. Bookseller Inventory # 1319504
Book Description Hutchinson, 1997. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fair. Hardcover; English language; a fair reading copy. Your book will be securely packed and promptly dispatched from our UK warehouse. For buyers outside the UK we now offer significantly lower rates on our airmail shipping. Bookseller Inventory # 08925yad044
Book Description Hutchinson, 1997. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Hardback. No jacket. Internally clean and bright. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000037456
Book Description Random House, London, United Kingdom, 1997. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Near Fine. No Jacket. Excellent internally, crisp bright pages. Glazed pictorial boards slightly marred by sticker removal ~cc00 Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" Tall Landscape. Bookseller Inventory # 18075
Book Description Hutchinson, London, 1997. Hardcover. Book Condition: As New. No Jacket. Allan, Nicholas (illustrator). 1st Edition. 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall, landscape. Signed by Nicholas Allan with a little bird face drawing on the front end paper. Glazed illustrated board binding, contents unmarked, a lovely signed copy. Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # 023287