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Yinti, Desert Child

Yinti, Desert Child (Paperback)

By Lowe, Pat
By Pike, Jimmy

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Age range 9 - 12 The first book in the Yinti series of three books. The stories are linked in a sequence that shows Yinti's development from a young bushie to a competent station worker and adult. Yinti is a traditional Walmajarri Aboriginal boy growing up Great Sandy Desert in t...he remote North West of Australia - one of the most marginal environments on earth. This is the story of Yinti's coming of age. He has no contact with white people until the last chapter of the book when he meets his first white man, first horse and first bullock. The stories are based on people and events as told to Pat Lowe by Jimmy Pike.
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ISBN 9781925768831
Published NZ 1 Sep 2019
Publisher Magabala Books
Format Paperback
Series Yinti (part: 1)
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ISBN-13 9781925768831
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Magabala Books
Imprint Magabala Books
Published 1 Sep 2019
Publication Country Australia Australia
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Lowe, Pat
By Pike, Jimmy
Series Yinti (part: 1)
Category Children's and Educational
Number of Pages 136
Dimensions Width: 128mm
Height: 198mm
Dewey Code Not specified
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age Children
Reading Age Children
ONIX Text Children/juvenile