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Possum And Wattle: Little Hare Books

Possum And Wattle: Little Hare Books

With over 100 words about Australian animals, plants and landscapes and aimed specifically at children, this book is definitively the first of its kind. Words include blossoms and bees through to wombats and willy willys. Ages 4+.

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ISBN 9781921541674
Barcode 9781921541674
Published 1 January 2010 by Hardie Grant Egmont
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
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Author(s) By Bancroft, Bronwyn
Introduction by Morgan, Sally
Availability In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days

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Full details for this title

ISBN-13 9781921541674
ISBN-10 1921541679
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Hardie Grant Egmont
Imprint Little Hare
Publication Date 1 January 2010
Publication Country Australia Australia
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Bancroft, Bronwyn
Introduction by Morgan, Sally
Category General Picture Books
Australian
Number of Pages 48
Dimensions Width: 260mm
Height: 311mm
Spine: 5mm
Weight 311g
Interest Age 0-5 years
Reading Age 0-5 years
NBS Text Picture Books
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 427.994;413
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

Possum in the Wattle is a lavishly illustrated word book of Australia. With over 100 words about Australian animals, plants and landscapes and aimed specifically at children, this book is definitively the first of its kind. Words include blossoms and bees through to wombats and willy willys. The pages range from neatly vignetted illustrations to large narrative landscapes. The book is designed to intrigue, captivate and nurture inquisitive minds and to celebrate the uniqueness of Australia and its words. Ages: 4+

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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. Sally Morgan is an Indigenous writer and artist who was born in Perth in 1951. She belongs to the Palkyu people of the eastern Pilbara in Western Australia. Sally is best known for her award winning book, My Place, which charts the history of her family. Sally is now specialising in writing and illustrating books for children and young people. Her personal interests are reading, taking her dogs for a walk and gardening.

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