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Sam's Bush Journey: Little Hare Books

Sam's Bush Journey: Little Hare Books

A modern story about a child's renewed love of the Australian bush. It is brimming with themes that will promote discussion amongst young readers: journeys, the environment, storytelling, aboriginal knowledge of the bush and intergenerational knowledge. Age 5-10.

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ISBN 9781921541728
Barcode 9781921541728
Published 1 April 2010 by Hardie Grant Egmont
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
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Author(s) By Morgan, Sally
By Kwaymullina, Ezekiel
Illustrated by Bancroft, Bronwyn
Availability In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days

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Full details for this title

ISBN-13 9781921541728
ISBN-10 1921541725
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Hardie Grant Egmont
Imprint Little Hare
Publication Date 1 April 2010
Publication Country Australia Australia
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Morgan, Sally
By Kwaymullina, Ezekiel
Illustrated by Bancroft, Bronwyn
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Personal Family, Relationship & Social Issues
Australian
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Width: 225mm
Height: 276mm
Spine: 5mm
Weight 169g
Interest Age 4-8 years
Reading Age 5-10 years
Library of Congress Australia, Grandmothers, Grandparent and child
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 823.914;A823
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

Sam doesn't like the outdoors and would be happy if it all disappeared. But when he goes to stay with his grandmother he learns that the outdoors has an abundance of things to offer. Sam's Bush Journey is brimming with themes that will promote discussion amongst young readers: journeys, the environment, storytelling, aboriginal knowledge of the bush and intergenerational knowledge.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review Morgan is a gifted storyteller. -- Library Journal on My Place

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Author's Bio

Sally Morgan and Ezekiel Kwaymullina are a mother-and-son team. They descend from the Palku people of the Pilbara, in the north-west of Western Australia. Sally is well known for her best-selling book My Place, which documents the journey of her family back to their people and country. Sally Morgan is an Ambassador of Indigenous Literacy Day. Bronwyn Bancroft has illustrated several award-winning books for children. As well as being a children's illustrator, Bronwyn is a leading Australian artist. Her work is held at the National gallery of Australia, in state galleries and in the Australian Museum. Bronwyn is a descendant of the Bundjalung people.

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