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Wombat

 

Written by Christopher Cheng, Illustrated by Liz Duthie

Published by Walker Books Australia 2021

ISBN 9781760651374       For ages 5-10       $26.99

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Burrowing and basking, digging and defending; Wombat is a new Nature Storybook exploring the world of one of Australia's most beloved creatures.  A story about the life of a wombat, looking at the interesting way these animals build their homes, look after their family and protect themselves from predators. Wombat is a new addition to the Nature Storybooks series, which feature a lyrical narrative and engaging nonfiction combined with stunning artwork to pique the curiosity of young minds.

Whitley Award Winner in the Children's Zoology category for 2021

See our acceptance speeches here:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cvNA8hMt6oQ

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Written by Pat Simmons, Illustrated by Liz Duthie

Published by Little Pink Dog Books 2021

ISBN: 9780648964018    $24.99   For ages 4-8

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Olive would love to own a pet cat but her plan to steal one doesn’t seem to be working. Olive has another idea. Will she finally find the cat of her dreams? A humorous picture book for young children up to eight years. The book includes some intertextuality which will amuse adults.