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FIVE stars for Last from senior lecturer Mathew Tobin!

Nicola Davies’s strong powerful images help guide young readers Buy Last: The Story of a White Rhino We’re delighted with this FIVE star review of Last from senior lecturer Mathew Tobin over on Goodreads! Have a read below. Sudan is the last of his kind: a white rhino. Brutally taken from his mother, who was shot for her horn by poachers, he is shipped to a zoo devoid of any colour, smell, natural sound or…

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Last has a strong environmental message – Rhymes for Little Minds

Inspired by a true story, Last uses colour in a wonderful way! Buy Last We’re delighted with this wonderful review of Last from Rhymes for Little Minds over on Instagram! Have a look! View this post on Instagram Last: The Story Of A White Rhino by Nicola Davies This sweet book tells the story of a rhino that has been captured and put in a zoo. He remembers the sights, sounds and smells of his…

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Find out what inspired Nicola Davies’s Last as she talks to FCBG!

Writing in the first person was only way I could see to deliver the emotional punch that I wanted my readers to feel – Nicola Davies Buy Last We’re delighted with this guest blog from Nicola Davies over on The Federation of Children’s Book Groups! Nicola explains what inspired her to write Last: The Story of a White Rhino and why she had to illustrate the story herself! Read her thoughts below. Late one night…

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Hurrah! Nicola Davies’s Last is featured in the Guardian!

The Guardian features Last in their round-up of the best new picture books! Buy Last We’re ecstatic that Nicola Davies’s Last: The Story of a White Rhino has been featured in the Guardian’s round-up of the best new children’s books! Read what Imogen Russell-Williams had to say below. This month there’s an emphasis on change and transition, loss and hopefulness. In picture books, Nicola Davies’s Last (Tiny Owl) is inspired by the true story of Sudan,…

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Last reminds us that we all have a responsibility towards nature – SLG Talking Books

Last is an extremely poignant version of a true story Buy Last: The Story of a White Rhino We’re delighted with this wonderful review of Last: The Story of a White Rhino from SLG Talking Books to celebrate One World Week! Read what Bev Humphrey had to say below. This week (18th – 25th October) is One World Week with United Nations day on the 24th. To quote the website ‘Events are organised by volunteers with the common…

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