ELTHAMBOOKSHOP & LOTHIAN BOOKS warmly invite you and your family to celebrate Zana Fraillon’s new book WISP.
Wisp is a powerful, evocative book for our times and should really be read by young and old alike. Author Zana Fraillon has won several awards for her novel The Bone Sparrow and English illustrator Grahame Baker Smith is a winner of the prestigious Kate Greenaway Medal. The combination of the eloquent moving story of young Idris and his hopes for freedom with the beautiful and involving illustrations is an inspiring gentle read.
Much loved writer Judith Rossell, Withering-By-The-Sea, will introduce the session
Date: September 8thTime: 11.00am until 12.30pm
Venue: Mummery Room, Edendale Farm, Gastons Lane, Eltham
Cost: $30.00 for a child accompanied by an adult includes a signed copy of the book, art activities, talk by the writers and light refreshments.
10% of the sales of the book will go to Asylum Seekers Resource Centre
Prepaid bookings are essential: 9439 8700or visit ELTHAMbookshop 970 Main Road, Eltham