The Lost Words

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Product Number: CX5082
Released: 01 Jan, 2019
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ISBN: #9780241399521
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Description

All over the country, there are words disappearing from children's lives. These are the words of the natural world - Dandelion, Otter, Bramble and Acorn, all gone. The rich landscape of wild imagination and wild play is rapidly fading from our children's minds. The Lost Words stands against the disappearance of wild childhood. It is a joyful celebration of nature words and the natural world they invoke. With acrostic spell-poems by award-winning writer Robert Macfarlane, this enchanting book captures the irreplaceable magic of language and nature for all ages.

Original Publish Date: 01 Jan, 2019

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MP3 CD
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Product Number MPCD3989
Released: 01 Jan, 2019
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Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
ISBN: #9780241399538
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Product Number OB12246
Released: 16 Jan, 2019
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Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
ISBN: #9780241985229

Professional reviews

"A Sunday Times bestseller, The Lost Words is the highly anticipated new book from the prize-winning author of Landmarks. “The most beautiful and thought-provoking book I've read this year.” OBSERVER “My top book of the year.” SPECTATOR"

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