Cautionary Tales for Boys and Girls

Cautionary Tales for Boys and Girls

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An illustrated children's book with a wicked twist that will make it just as appealing for adults, Cautionary Tales for Boys and Girls is the work of John Hay-Mackenzie. Twelve slightly deranged-looking soft toys have provided the inspiration for watercolour artworks by the author, and matching 'cautionary tales' that each have a moral or lesson, from obeying parents and following the rules for crossing roads, to eating well and caring for others.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 32 pages
  • 194 x 262 x 10mm | 439.98g
  • Millers Point, Australia
  • English
  • illus
  • 1741965160
  • 9781741965162
  • 397,598

About John Hay-Mackenzie

John Hay-Mackenzie was a theatre publicist for 25 years. In the past 10 years he has been a opera and classical music critic for Melbourne's Sunday Herald Sun and a producer of musicals. The appealing characters that a friend created out of old socks inspired John's drawings and this first book.
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