Adelaide's Secret World (HB)

Author(s): Elise Hurst (Illustrator)


With a poetic story and lush paintings, Hurst conveys how a bit of bravery, empathy, and imagination can transform the lives of those who dance and dream alone. Full color.

Product Information

Shortlisted for Prime Minister's Literary Awards (Australia): Children's Fiction 2016. Long-listed for Children's Book Council of Australia Awards: Picture Book of the Year 2016.

Elise Hurst is an illustrator and author of children's books, as well as a traditional artist. She has illustrated over fifty books over the years. The Night Garden (ABC Books), which she wrote and illustrated, received a Children's Book Council of Australia shortlisting in 2008. She lives in Melbourne with her husband, Peter, and their twin boys.

General Fields

  • : 9781743313350
  • : Allen & Unwin
  • : Allen & Unwin Children's Books
  • : October 2015
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Hardback
  • : 1115
  • : 823.92
  • : 32