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- DescriptionLittle Fur is half elf and half troll, and she lives in her very own wilderness, a patch of park within the city where the humans live. Little Fur is distressed by what the humans are doing - burning trees in city parks - and she must go on a perilous journey to prevent her precious home from being destroyed. She enlists the help of her friends Sly and Ginger. This is a story full of magic and wonder, of unforgettable characters and exciting adventures.
- Author BiographyIsobelle Carmody is one of Australia's most highly acclaimed authors of fantasy. At fourteen, she began Obernewtyn, the first book in her much-loved Obernewtyn Chronicles, and has since written many works in this genre. Her novel The Gathering was joint winner of the 1993 Children's Literature Peace Prize and the 1994 CBCA Book of the Year Award, and Greylands was joint winner of the 1997 Aurealis Award for Excellence in Speculative Fiction (Young Adult category), and was named a White Raven at the 1998 Bologna Children's Book Fair. Isobelle's work for younger readers includes her two series, The Legend of Little Fur, and The Kingdom of the Lost, the first book of which, The Red Wind, won the CBCA Book of the Year Award for Younger Readers in 2011. She has also written several picture books as well as collections of short stories for children, young adults and adults. After living in Europe for more than a decade, these days Isobelle divides her time in Australia between her home on the Great Ocean Road in Victoria, and Brisbane, where she is working on a PhD at the University of Queensland. She lives with her partner and daughter, and a shadow-black cat called Mitya.
- Author(s)Isobelle Carmody
- PublisherPenguin Books Australia
- Date of Publication30/03/2009
- SubjectChildren's Fiction
- Series TitleLegend of Little Fur
- Series Part/Volume Number1
- Place of PublicationHawthorn
- Country of PublicationAustralia
- Weight172 g
- Width135 mm
- Height175 mm
- Spine13 mm
- Format DetailsTrade paperback (UK)
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