Journey to the heart of Australia and find secret life in the harshest of deserts in this riveting true story captured in stunning illustrations. In the center of Australia lies a strange desert wilderness called the Dead Heart. It is difficult to imagine anything can exist in such a forbidding place. But the Dead Heart contains amazing stories of adaptation and survival. Follow in the footsteps of early explorers like Charles Sturt and learn what the indigeus people of Australia have long kwn: t all is quite as it seems. Narelle Oliver s intricate artwork and vivid language creates a spellbinding portrait of a mysterious desert landscape.
Narelle Oliver is the author-illustrator of a number of award-winning children s picture books. She lives in Brisbane, Australia.
Candlewick Press (MA)
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