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Shy the platypus.

Leslie Rees

Shy the platypus.

by Leslie Rees

  • 331 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Lansdowne P.,Australia .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination46p. :
Number of Pages46
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15109520M
ISBN 10070181635X

Shy the Platypus by Leslie Rees – this author wrote quite a few nature titles. All of the books are currently out of print but if you see a second hand book with this author grab it. Quiyan, The Possum (from Spotty The Bower Bird by ES Sorenson). This is a reprint of Leslie Rees classic tale, Shy the Platypus. ‘This exciting story of the life of a young platypus describes her growing up and experiencing encounters with humans, other platypuses and different animals.’ Leslie Rees published over 40 childrens books and won major awards (Order.

  Shy: A Memoir - frank, provocative, remarkable in its clarity and beautifully written - is a book about unease: about questioning who you are and evading the answer. It is about grief, and abandonment and loss. It is about how the simple word shy belies the complex reality of Author: Sian Prior. Platypus by Ann Moyal () — Allen & Unwin Book Publishing; Selected children’s books Platypus by Sue Whiting [illustrations by Mark Jackson] () — Candlewick Press; Shy the Platypus by Leslie Rees (, re-publication of a story) — National Library Publishing (out of print) SPLATypus by Sudipta Bardhan-Quallen () — Two Author: Kate Jirik.

The Big Book of Digit Dick () Mokee, the White Possum () Panic in Cattle Country () The Story of Shy the Platypus () Here's to Shane () Digit Dick and the Magic Jabiru () Digit Dick and the Zoo Plot () The Seagull Who Liked Cricket () Spouse: Coralie Clarke Rees. But then someone in each group remembered that shy Platypus belong to no group at all and each one of them resolved to ask Platypus to join their own Very Special Group. First the animals went over to ask Platypus to join their Most Special Animal Size: KB.


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The reader starts with Shy's birth in a dark underground home, to her playful love affair with a male platypus, a fight between her 2 suitors and then the advancing death of Shy's beloved mother. There is also a flood and the young reader learns how nature and the life cycle affect lives.5/5(4).

This book is text heavy (for a picture book) and the pictures are more for older children, the book says for ages I found this while I was going through some old childhood books my mom had. It talks about the life of a platypus which may or may not be interesting depending on what child is reading it/5.

Shy the Platypus [leslie Rees, Walter Cunningham] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Shy the Platypus5/5(3). The daughters of Leslie Rees, Megan Clarke Wintle and Dymphna Rees Peterson, have contributed to the making of this edition of "Shy the Platypus".

Dymphna has introduced the story with a personal memoir of how her father wrote his children's books, and has included photographs and some of his literary memorabilia. Try the new Google Books. Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features.

Try it now. No thanks. Try the new Google Books Get print book. No eBook available Shy the Platypus Leslie Rees Limited preview - Bibliographic information. Title: Shy the Platypus Young Australia series: Author: Leslie Rees.

The Story of Shy the Platypus avg rating — 18 ratings — published — 4 editions Want to Read saving /5. Vintage SHY THE PLATYPUS Book by Leslie Rees MaloseraOnline $ Favorite Add to See There are 77 platypus book for sale on Etsy, and they cost $ on average. The most common platypus book material is copper.

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This book confines itself to the known facts rather than the myths and legends which surround this beautiful, secretive and shy creature.

Platypus Ann Moyal — Electronic books. Buy The Story Of Shy The Platypus by Leslie Rees; Illustrator-W Cunningham (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Leslie Rees; Illustrator-W Cunningham. National Library Publishing presents a stylish, highly illustrated re-publication of Leslie Rees’ classic tale, Shy the Platypus.

This exciting story of the life of a young platypus describes her growing up and experiencing encounters with humans, other platypuses and different animals. FOURTEEN BOOKS IN TOTAL. #AAA1. Large collection of fourteen various children's books by Leslie Rees, comprising the following titles: *.

***** The Story of Koonawarra the Black Swan. The Story of Sarli the Barrier Reef Turtle. The Story of Two-Thumbs the Koala. The Story of Shy the Platypus. Gecko: The Lizard who Lost His Tail. Along with the kangaroos, the platypus is totally identified with Australia, and no other living animal has intrigues and fascinated the layperson and the scientist to quite the same degree.

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Summary: Shy, a female platypus living on an eastern Australian stream, is captured by a man wishing to make her a pet, escapes and rejoins her mate, Boonda.

Shy the Platypus is a classic tale of the life cycle of the platypus, told through the fictionalised story of one specific platypus, named Shy.

First published inthe tale has been published in many editions since and sold hundreds of thousands of copies. National Library Publishing presents a stylish, highly illustrated re-publication of Leslie Rees classic tale, Shy the Platypus.

This exciting story of the life of a young platypus describes her growing up and experiencing encounters with humans, other platypuses and different animals/5. The story of Shy, the platypus. Leslie Rees ; Walter Cunningham The life history of a female platypus living on an eastern Australian stream.

Buy Shy the Platypus By Leslie Rees, in Good condition. Our cheap used books come with free delivery in Australia. ISBN: ISBN Author: Leslie Rees. "Rabbit and His Friends" is a gentle, sweet little book indelibly etched into my memory as a tale of how everyone has a place in this world, and everyone has value.

The shy little platypus in his s swimsuit with the lollipop in one webbed forefoot and the ice cream cone in the other is. The story of Shy the platypus. Sydney: John Sands. MLA Citation. Rees, Leslie. and Cunningham, Walter. The story of Shy the platypus / written by Leslie Rees ; with illustrations by W.

Cunningham John Sands Sydney Australian/Harvard Citation. Rees, Leslie. & Cunningham, Walter. Why the Platypus is so Shy By Xavier Newton Age 6 Why is the Platypus so mixed up? Read all about it in this book. The Platypus is so shy because he thinks everyone thinks he is happy.

The Platypus is half duck and half mammal. Poor Platypus got mixed up at birth. Ducks egg rolled into mother cat and her kittens. Then they turned into a Platypus. Plato the Platypus lives in the rainforest of Tasmania, an Australian island. While diving in the river for food, he meets other animals who are confused by .