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A Secret Sydney by Kristine Valenzuela
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it was amazing
bookshelves: own-book, signed-copy-from-authors, 2014-sydney-expo, illustrated, fairies, sydney, childrens, short-story, poetry, keepers, aww2016-bingo-challenge
Recommended to ☼♄Jülie  by: Author
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Read 2 times. Last read April 20, 2016 to April 23, 2016.


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Featuring 17 of Sydney's popular places of interest and showing the hidden secrets within, where Fairy sightings (yes the small winged variety:) have been observed, from the Sydney Opera House at Bennelong Point in Sydney Harbour, to Bondi Road on Sydney's famous Bondi Beach in the East, and many popular destinations between.
With beautifully written poems by Kristine Valenzuela about each place, from the point of view of the Fairies who live and play in these Sydney destinations, and with each and every page beautifully illustrated with watercolour artwork by co-author and illustrator Matt Green.
This is a lovely little book to keep on the coffee table to pick up and peruse again and again.
Magic! 5★s
Many thanks to Kristine Valenzuela and Matt Green for gifting me a signed copy at the 2014 Sydney Book Expo .

“For those who believe, no proof is necessary... For those who do not, none would suffice.”
― Stuart Chase
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Reading Progress

Finished Reading
August 30, 2014 – Shelved as: to-read
August 30, 2014 – Shelved
August 30, 2014 – Shelved as: own-book
August 30, 2014 – Shelved as: signed-copy-from-authors
August 30, 2014 – Shelved as: 2014-sydney-expo
August 30, 2014 – Shelved as: illustrated
August 30, 2014 – Shelved as: fairies
August 30, 2014 – Shelved as: sydney
August 30, 2014 – Shelved as: childrens
August 30, 2014 – Shelved as: short-story
August 30, 2014 – Shelved as: poetry
August 30, 2014 – Shelved as: keepers
April 20, 2016 – Started Reading
April 22, 2016 – Shelved as: aww2016-bingo-challenge
April 23, 2016 – Finished Reading

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☼♄Jülie  Absolutely gorgeous poems and art :)


message 2: by Carolyn (new)

Carolyn Sounds lovely!


☼♄Jülie  Carolyn wrote: "Sounds lovely!"

It really is, and it reminds me of the lovely day I had at the Expo that year :)


message 4: by Deanna (new)

Deanna excellent review, Julie!!


☼♄Jülie  Deanna wrote: "excellent review, Julie!!"

Thanks Deanna :)


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