A Christmas Menagerie

ChristmasMenagerieThis delightful Australian collection of short stories, edited by Beattie Alvarez, brings together a number of original tales by popular authors including Gabrielle Wang, Sherryl Clark, Michael Pryor, Janeen Brian and Sophie Masson plus some emerging talents. Between the pages you will meet a Clever Wombat, Santa’s Helper, Barney Brown and the Christmas Cake, The Christmas Turtle, a Pony for Sale, and several more stories filled with the enchantment of Christmas.

Ideal for reading aloud at the end of a busy school day – or tucked up in bed as you count down to Christmas. This quality publication is set off with silhouette Christmas headers on each page, coloured illustrations and well spaced text on glossy pages. Kathy Creamer, Fiona McDonald, Beattie Alvarez, Ingrid Kallick, and Yvonne Low have illustrated the collection and provide varied interpretations throughout.

Paperback, 234×180 size, 70 pages of stories plus brief bio of each contributor.
Available from INT Books for schools and libraries across Australia.
For personal orders in Australia you can order direct at intbooks.online


About jenbales

Avid lover of children's literature, experienced teacher librarian with expertise in resourcing the Australian Curriculum; Adjunct lecturer for Charles Sturt University and a representative of INT Books.
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