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Robert Macfarlane & Jackie Morris-The Lost Words, Hardback book

Robert Macfarlane & Jackie Morris-The Lost Words, Hardback book

  • £20.00


Signed by the Artist!

With gorgeous hand-painted illustrations by Jackie Morris (Pembrokeshire resident and customer of West of Wales Art Supplies, don't you know) and acrostic spell-poems by award-winning writer Robert Macfarlane, this enchanting book captures the irreplaceable magic of language and nature for all ages.

The Lost Words stands against the disappearance of wild childhood, all over the country, there are words of the natural world vanishing from children's lives. Words like  - Dandelion, Otter, Bramble and Acorn, all vanishing, the rich landscape of wild imagination and wild play is rapidly fading from our children's minds.

 

Winner of the British Book Awards Children's Book of the Year 2018 & 'Beautiful Book Award' - Books Are My Bag Readers Awards.

Also available, a set of 20 large postcards

PDF 'Explorers Guide' to the book by Eva John (opens in external site) showing many illustrations in the book

  • Format: Hardback, 376 x 277 mm, 130 pages

  • ISBN: 9780241253588 (0241253586)

  • Publisher: Hamish Hamilton Ltd., London

  • Language: English