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Possum Magic

by Mem Fox

Grandma Poss uses her best bush magic to make Hush invisible. But when Hush longs to be able to see herself again, the two possums must make their way across Australia to find the magic food that will make Hush visible once more.

Illustrated by Julie Vivas

Highly Commended, Children’s Book Council Awards, 1984
NSW Premier’s Children’s Book Award, 1984
Dramatised as a musical, 1989
On best seller lists for 32 months
More than 2 million copies sold
21 years old in 2005 and still in hardcover

  • Year of Publication: 1983
  • Genre: Illustrated
  • Audience: Children