Attention! Attention! Calling all young adventurers.Starting in Brisbane and ending in Capalaba (the home of Wombat Books), on each page of the book Wombat tells readers what makes the location special. Wombat slops on some sunscreen to visit the beaches of Gold Coa... read more
Flick is just like any other youngster. She loves to chase butterflies and jump in autumn leaves. But life at the end of Holyrood Lane is often violent and unpredictable due to the constant storms that plague her home, causing her to cringe with dread and flee when... read more
When night comes and you need to go to sleep, what's that noise keeping you awake? Who is in the bedtime band? A great night-time exploration of Australian animals at play ... just when the kids need to go to bed!
After his recent tour in Afghanistan, ex-British marine Joss Brennan faces a new life as a double amputee. All he wants is to be left alone to complete his rehabilitation and forget about his calling to be a frontline commando. Returning home to his safari lodge on the banks of Lake... read more
A heartwarming children's story that captures the relationship between a boy and a girl who meet down by the bay. As they grow to enjoy all the delights to be found by the bay, they also grow to love one another. Ages 3+.
Ava would like nothing more than to tell her family she loves them, particularly her big sister, Nic. But Ava has Rett syndrome - she can?t talk, can?t nod her head, can?t even point at a communication card. She understands everything, but no one underst... read more
Penny is a shy girl. She lives in a multi-generational Australian neighbourhood. She doesn't like school and feels different to the other children. Her Mum seeks a solution. The answer to finding Penny's confidence and allowing her to flourish is in her very neighbourhood. It c... read more
Age range 3 to 5 years Glitch spends his life searching through mountains of mouldy mess at the dump. He wants to make the fastest billycart ever. This year, he will be competing in the Big Race! But will his twitch stop him from winning?
|Reading Level:||7 Kids Picture Books|
A book for one? A book for two? A book for different points of view.
I See, I See is a playful, rhyming call-and-answer conversation between two readers, each of whom view the page from a different perspective: I see water, I see sky, I see swimming, I see fly!
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Five friends are feeling bored on a hot sticky day. Just when they think theyll never find anything fun to place, a simple gust of wind changes everything Jacaranda Magic is a unique rhyming picture book that celebrates imaginative play and highlights the value of boredom and nature in inspiring creativity.
|Author:||Kelly Reidy (Editor); Hannah Munster (Designed by, Cover Design by, Illustrator, Artist, Prepared for Publication by)|
My Mum is a fun and fictional narrative written through the eyes of a boy. It celebrates being different and the impact that parent's actions have on impressionable minds.
Pippa is a little pigeon with big blue-sky ambitions: to fly solo and explore the world beyond her nest. Her parents are less than thrilled with their risk-taking feathered fledging and smother her with well-meant yet suffocating warnings until one day she ignores them all, and takes the leap into the unknown...alone.