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Belonging free pdf This is a big book account of the reclamation of an urban landscape told wordlessly through fascinating, detailed collage artwork. Observed through the window of a house, a city street gradually becomes a place to call home as the inhabitants begin to rescue their street by planting grass and trees in the empty spaces. Year by year, everything begins to blossom...Told wordlessly and with stunning collage illustrations. "Belonging" explores the re-greening of the city and the role of community, the empowerment of people and the significance of children, family and neighbourhood in changing the urban environment for the better. This big book version is ideal for sharing with groups of children.

About Jeannie Baker

Jeannie Baker was born in England, but now lives in Sydney, Australia. Her work often has an environmental focus and has won numerous awards, including the Friends of the Earth Earthworm Award for Where the Forest Meets the Sea and the 2005 Australian Wilderness Society Award and 2005 Australian Picture Book of the Year Honour Book for Belonging.

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Author : Jeannie Baker
Publisher : Walker Books Ltd
Data Published : 02 July 2007
ISBN : 1406309419
EAN : 9781406309416
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 32 pages
Age + : 2-4 years
Language : English
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