Dog on the Tuckerbox - HB
InformationA stunning picture book of a great Aussie legends
The Dog on the Tuckerbox is the story of Lady and her master Bill. It is the story of Australia s pioneers; the bullockies who worked the rough tracks, and of one dog s unwavering loyalty to her master.About the author
When Corinne Fenton learned about Queenie the elephant, she knew she had to write her story. Corinne has more than fifteen children's books published, but Queenie: One Elephant's Story is her first picture book. Corinne is the Victorian Coordinator of the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators.
About the illustrator
Peter Gouldthorpe was born in Melbourne in 1954 and now lives in Tasmania. He is recognised as one of Australia's most versatile and skilful illustrators, adept at capturing and evoking the deepest emotions through his art, notably in picture books for older readers. Peter also paints landscapes, portraits and commissioned work, and designs stage sets. Peter has received many awards and commendations for his beautiful work, including the Children's Book Council Picture Book of the Year Award for First Light.