His Name Was Walter - CBC Winner Book Of The Year Younger Readers 2019

Author(s): Emily Rodda

Middle Fiction | Book Club

From Australia's favourite storyteller comes a story, within a story, that shows us the extraordinary power of true love and solves a decades-old mystery. 'Once upon a time, in a dark city far away, there lived a boy called Walter, who had nothing but his name to call his own ...' The handwritten book, with its strangely vivid illustrations, has been hidden in the old house for a long, long time. Tonight, four kids and their teacher will find it. Tonight, at last, the haunting story of Walter and the mysterious, tragic girl called Sparrow will be read - right to the very end ... From one of Australia's most renowned children's authors, comes an extraordinary story within a story - a mystery, a prophecy, a long-buried secret. And five people who will remember this night as long as they live.

Product Information

Shortlisted CBCA Book of the Year: Younger Readers 2019

General Fields

  • : 9781460756188
  • : HarperCollins Publishers Australia
  • : colaus
  • : August 2017
  • : 3 Centimeters X 13.7 Centimeters X 20.8 Centimeters
  • : August 2018
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Hardback
  • : Emily Rodda
  • : 288