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Why I Love Australia: Little Hare Books

Why I Love Australia: Little Hare Books

Gorges that plummet into serpentine shadows ... Cloaks of white that drape the rocky crags of snowy mountains ... In this magnificent celebration of country, Bronwyn Bancroft uses both images and words to explore the awe-inspiring beauty of the Australian continent, and to expres... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781760125127
Barcode 9781760125127
Published 1 February 2016 by Hardie Grant Egmont
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
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Author(s) By Bancroft, Bronwyn
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ISBN-13 9781760125127
ISBN-10 1760125121
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Hardie Grant Egmont
Imprint Little Hare
Publication Date 1 February 2016
International Publication Date 1 June 2016
Publication Country Australia Australia
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Bancroft, Bronwyn
Category General Picture Books
Australian
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Width: 225mm
Height: 275mm
Spine: 4mm
Weight 200g
Interest Age 2-6 years
Reading Age 2-6 years
NBS Text Picture Books
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 994
Catalogue Code 691086

Description of this Book

'Gorges that plummet into serpentine shadows...Cloaks of white that drape the rocky crags of snowy mountains...' In this magnificent celebration of country, Bronwyn Bancroft uses both images and words to explore the awe-inspiring beauty of the Australian continent, and to express the depth of her feelings for it.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review It is Bancroft's paintings that make the greatest impression. -- School Library Journal on Sun Mother Wakes the World
UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 2 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Born in Tenterfield, northern New South Wales, Bronwyn Bancroft is a descendant of the Djanbun clan of the Bundjalung nation. Bronwyn is a leading Indigenous artist, illustrator and art administrator whose work is held at the National Gallery of Australia, the Art Gallery of New South Wales and the Australian Museum. Brownyn has illustrated several award-winning books for children and she has a long history of involvement in community activism.

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