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643484
A cowboys legend
Using the club mascots and various Rugby League players and captains, these books will allow readers to read about Rugby League and their favourite clubs and players, whilst engaging with text and practicing reading strategies.
ISBN 9781458649317
Series Rugby League Reads K-2 League Stars (21 of 24)
Publisher MacMillan, 2011
Hirsch, Suzan
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540
A is for Aunty
Memories of growing up on an Aboriginal mission are brought to life in this alphabet picture book with a difference. It features accounts of possums as pets and Aunty Goldie who used zinc ointment for just about every ailment.Test
ISBN 9780733307294
Publisher ABC Books, 2000
Russell, Elaine
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12056
ABC book of nursery rhymes
Thirteen award-winning Australian illustrators each chose a well-known rhyme to interpret, resulting in a beautifully illustrated selection of nursery rhyme favourites. Features profiles on each artist.
ISBN 9780733308932
Publisher ABC Books, 2002
Various
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660585
ABC book of places to go, The
This charming picture book celebrates the fun and excitement of places we can visit, both close to home and far away. The simple, engaging text explores fascinating places such as the library, the zoo, the lighthouse and many more.
ISBN 9780733334290
Publisher ABC Books, 2018
Martin, Helen & Simpson, Judith & Orsini, Cheryl (ill)
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2397
ABC book of Seasons, The
Seasons come and seasons go. Sun shines, wind blows, rain falls and plants grow.
ISBN 9780733331954
Publisher ABC Books, 2014
Martin, Helen & Simpson, Judith & Orsini, Cheryl (ill)
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54640
All through the year
Month by month, we are taken on a journey through the Australian seasons as well as this girl's loves and family traditions. It's everything that's fun about being a child, all year round.
ISBN 9780670073993
Publisher Viking Children's, 2010
Godwin, Jane & Walker, Anna (ill)
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13118
Alphabetical Sydney
This is Sydney, the brightest and best of it, from the north to the south to the east and the west of it. Bats and cicadas, lawn bowls and the zoo. Let us share it with you.
ISBN 9781742233703
Publisher NewSouth Publishing, 2013
Bell, Hilary & Presenti, Antonia (ill)
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601786
Anzac billy, The
I'm filling our Anzac billy. It's full of Dad's favourite things. A billy cannot be posted, delivered on a bike or sent in a car, truck or train. It has to be loaded on a ship with all those Anzac billies for all the soldiers.
ISBN 9781925126815
Publisher Walker Books, 2019
Saxby, Claire & Jackson, Mark & Potter, Heather (ill)
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59878
Anzac biscuits
A young father is away at war, his wife and daughter waiting at home, sometimes making Anzac biscuits. Life at war is grey and cold, but opening the tin of biscuits from home brings comfort.
ISBN 9781742833460
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2013
Cummings, Phil & Swan, Owen (ill)
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5114
Applesauce and the Christmas miracle
Applesauce, the pig, learns the true meaning of Christmas coming from the heart. The Shepherd family from up the road and all the aunts bearing gifts arrive at the shed dwelling of Joe and Marigold, who have lost their home in a bushfire. This story parallels the biblical story of the first Christmas.
ISBN 9780733322495
Publisher ABC Books, 2008
Millard, Glenda & King, Stephen Michael (ill)
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36643
Around the world
Using the club mascots and various Rugby League players and captains, these books will allow readers to read about Rugby League and their favourite clubs and players, whilst engaging with text and practicing reading strategies.
ISBN 9781458649171
Series Rugby League Reads K-2 League Stars (7 of 24)
Publisher National Rugby League, 2010
Hirsch, Suzan
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4518
At my family table
We come to the family table, to eat, to talk, to share. We come to the family table, to enjoy delicious fare. Who is at your table?
ISBN 9780648100003
Publisher Little People Nutrition, 2017
dos Santos, Mandy & Ho, Kancy (ill)
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750992
Aunty's wedding
Everyone on the island is getting ready for Aunty's wedding. Maningawu puts on her best hat and I can wear a wurrijinga in my hair. Lucky! We all dress up, but I still don't understand. Why do people have a wedding?
ISBN 9781760524838
Publisher Allen & Unwin Pty Ltd, 2020
Tapsell, Miranda & Tyler, Joshua & Fry, Samantha (ill)
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725
Baby bilby, where do you sleep
Take a peek through the peepholes in this rhyming book and discover the secret hiding places of baby bilby and other Australian desert creatures.
ISBN 9780734402301
Publisher Thomas C Lothian Pty Ltd, 2001
Oliver, Narelle
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751185
Backyard bugs
There are lots of bugs in our backyards and sometimes we might forget to have a closer look to see and hear what they are doing. Take a closer look at these backyard bugs.
ISBN 9781760990282
Publisher Fremantle Press, 2021
Milroy, Helen
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1184
Banjo and Ruby Red
Banjo is a hard-working farm dog and Ruby Red is a haughty chicken, and they never see eye to eye. Can they ever be friends.
ISBN 9781921541087
Publisher Little Hare Books, 2013
Gleeson, Libby & Blackwood, Freya (ill)
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751143
Beauty
Mrs Lee lives next door, all alone. She hates our Beauty Leaf Tree. Mrs Lee does not realise how we are connected to each other. The trees, the animals and the whole animal world. We are all connected. 'Beauty' celebrates one girl's discovery of the many relationships in nature that bind and nurture us all.
ISBN 9781922081810
Publisher Windy Hollow Books, 2019
Kendell,, Sandra
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982
Bilby moon
A delightful book about Australian fauna and flora, the phases of the moon and the life of nocturnal animals.
ISBN 9781876288297
Publisher Working Title Press, 2001
Spurling, Margaret
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751140
Bird in the herd, The
There's a bird in the herd that stalks as it walks, eating slugs and the bugs that the herd stirred. What else can you see as you follow the cheeky bird?
ISBN 9780702262944
Publisher University of Queensland Press, 2021
Apel, Kathryn & Treml, Renee (ill)
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720996
Blue giant, The
Out of the sea rises a great big giant. It has something very important to say. A timely tale that encourages us to take care of our blue planet.
ISBN 9781843654513
Publisher Pavilion, 2020
Cottle, Katie
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Bluey series NEW 2021
Any three titles read from this series can be included as official Challenge books; up to five more titles can be included as your personal choice books. To see the individual book titles and their PRC ID numbers, go to the Series lists on the Booklists page, on the website. Or, you can search for a series name or the individual titles by using the Search function on the top left hand corner of the screen.
Series Bluey series NEW 2021 (99 books)
Various
No book cover.
817316
Bluey: Bingo
With Bluey away for the day, can Bingo find a way to play by herself? A board book with a special puzzle surprise.
ISBN 9781761041143
Series Bluey series NEW 2021 (99 books)
Publisher Puffin Australia, 2021
Bluey
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817582
Bluey: Bob Bilby
It's Bingo's turn to take Bob Bilby home. Will they have fun times?
ISBN 9781760896638
Series Bluey series NEW 2021 (99 books)
Publisher Puffin Australia, 2020
Bluey
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817295
Bluey: Fruit bat
Join Bluey on a dreamy night-time adventure. What will you see in the dark? Not wanting to go to bed, Bluey wishes she was a nocturnal fruit bat that stays up all night. Soon she finds herself flying through the night sky.
ISBN 9781760894047
Series Bluey series NEW 2021 (99 books)
Publisher Puffin Australia, 2019
Bluey
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791374
Bluey: Grannies
Join Bluey and Bingo as they try to answer the question: can grannies dance? A gorgeous board book for kids of all ages. Look out for the lenticular page to make the grannies floss!
ISBN 9781760899363
Series Bluey series NEW 2021 (99 books)
Publisher Puffin Australia, 2020
Bluey
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787735
Bluey: Mum school
Bluey wants to play Mum School instead of having her bath. But will the kids listen to her?
ISBN 9781761041136
Series Bluey series NEW 2021 (99 books)
Publisher Puffin Australia, 2021
Bluey
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796555
Bluey: My Dad Is awesome
Everyone loves Bandit, especially Bluey and Bingo! Find out what makes this true blue dad so special in this hilarious and heartwarming book.
ISBN 9781760899400
Series Bluey series NEW 2021 (99 books)
Publisher Puffin Australia, 2020
Bluey & Bingo
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817576
Bluey: My mum is the best
Bluey and Bingo love their mum and she loves them! Discover all of Chilli's special mum skills in this touching and humorous book.
ISBN 9781761041129
Series Bluey series NEW 2021 (99 books)
Publisher Puffin Australia, 2021
Bluey & Bingo
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754132
Bluey: The beach
Join Bluey for a fun day at the beach. What will you discover along the way?
ISBN 9781760894054
Series Bluey series NEW 2021 (99 books)
Publisher Puffin Australia, 2019
Bluey
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817580
Bluey: The creek
What will Bluey find when she explores the creek?
ISBN 9781760896614
Series Bluey series NEW 2021 (99 books)
Publisher Puffin Australia, 2020
Bluey
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787734
Bluey: The pool
Bluey and Bingo head to the pool with Dad. What could go wrong? A gorgeous board book for kids of all ages.
ISBN 9781761040849
Series Bluey series NEW 2021 (99 books)
Publisher Puffin Australia, 2021
Bluey
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817588
Bluey: Veranda Santa
It's Christmas Eve and Bluey, Bingo and Muffin decide to play a game called Verandah Santa! What will Santa bring them?
ISBN 9781761040610
Series Bluey series NEW 2021 (99 books)
Publisher Puffin Australia, 2020
Bluey
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5675
Bouncing back: an eastern barred bandicoot story
How did the last Eastern Barred Bandicoot on the Australian mainland end up living in a rubbish tip?
ISBN 9781486308279
Publisher CSIRO, 2018
Cleave, Rohan & Tulloch, Coral (ill)
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47247
Bouncing bouncing little joeys
It's Christmas time in the Australian bush and all the animals are out to celebrate. They are super busy getting ready for Santa to come by baking, making sweets and putting up the tree.
ISBN 9780734417565
Publisher Lothian Books, 2017
Gibbes, Lesley & Chang, Doris (ill)
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660691
Brother moon
Great Grandpa Liman lives in a house by the sea. There are no lights, just the stars. He lives in a shack and hunts for his food. One night sitting by the fire, he looks up to the sky and tells Hippy-boy a story about his brother.
ISBN 9781925936827
Publisher Magabala Books, 2020
McCarthy Yoelu, Maree & Fry, Samantha (ill)
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643492
Brothers in league
Using the club mascots and various Rugby League players and captains, these books will allow readers to read about Rugby League and their favourite clubs and players, whilst engaging with text and practicing reading strategies
ISBN 9781458649218
Series Rugby League Reads K-2 League Stars (11 of 24)
Publisher MacMillan, 2015
Hirsch, Suzan
No book cover.
4774
Brush with Tim
Using the club mascots and various Rugby League players and captains, these books will allow readers to read about Rugby League and their favourite clubs and players, whilst engaging with text and practicing reading strategies.
ISBN 9781458649164
Series Rugby League Reads K-2 League Stars (6 of 24)
Publisher National Rugby League, 2010
Hirsch, Suzan
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660689
Bubbay's desert adventure
Bubbay was lonely. He lived alone with his goat herd in the Australian desert. He slept under the stars, who were his friends and knew they kept him company through the night. He wished for a family to love. One night a talking star and his magical grandma came to help him on an adventure to make his wish come true.
ISBN 9781925936797
Publisher Magabala Books, 2020
Wowolla Boyle, Josie & Martins, Fern (ill)
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10347
Budinge and the Min Min lights
Budinge lives with his grandmother, deep in the Australian bush. One night, he notices a bright light twinkling through the trees. Budinge's grandmother had often warned him that if he didn't behave, the Min-Min lights would come and lead him away. Budinge is frightened and begins to run.
ISBN 9781743628577
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2015
Kirk, Uncle Joe & Casey, Greer & Harrold, Sandi (ill)
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5936
Bush Santa, The
As the sun sets on Christmas Eve, the Bush Santa's big night begins. He travels around Australia, delivering special presents to all the Australian animals, from the cockies in Cairns and the crocs of the Top End, to the wallabies in Canberra and the quokkas of Rottnest Island.
ISBN 9780734416858
Publisher Hachette Children's Books, 2016
Foot, Mandy
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23803
Bush tracks
What can you see? Follow the clues that landscape, seasons, weather, the stars, the moon and the sun give to navigate bush tracks and find the Australian animal. A colourful exploration of country along a bush track, featuring illustrations by Balarinji, Australia's leading Indigenous design studio.
ISBN 9781760297824
Publisher Allen & Unwin Pty Ltd, 2017
Moriarty, Ros, & Balarinji (ill)
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641421
Butterfly garden, The
An entertaining introduction to the life cycle of a butterfly - played out by a fat caterpillar, a hungry kookaburra and a supporting cast of beautiful butterflies.
ISBN 9781925936995
Publisher Magabala Books, 2019
Torres, Michael & Martins, Fern (ill)
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638716
Can you find 12 busy bees?
Can you find 12 busy bees? Take a closer look into Australian nature and appreciate the beauty of the natural world.
ISBN 9781925594560
Publisher New Frontier Publishing, 2019
Winch, Gordon & Shirvington, Patrick (ill)
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628975
Cherries
Summertime. Long, lazy days. Fishing. Stargazing. And waiting for cherries.
ISBN 9781760128593
Publisher Little Hare Books, 2018
Gallasch, Carrie & Acton, Sara (ill)
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4632
Christmas at home
The tree is decorated, the presents are wrapped and the neighbourhood Christmas lights blaze against a warm December sky in Australia. It's Christmas time at home, the very best time of the year.
ISBN 9781760402952
Publisher The Five Mile Press Pty Ltd, 2016
Saxby, Claire & Dawson, Janine (ill)
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660045
Clancy the quokka
Clancy the Quokka is super cute, but also has a super cheeky habit of raiding picnic food, so when he spots a magnificent birthday cake, how can he resist? After the mayhem he creates, will Clancy learn his lesson?
ISBN 9781760634711
Publisher Allen & Unwin Pty Ltd, 2019
Wilkinson, Lili & Mutton, Alison (ill)
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613984
Colouroos
When three different mobs of kangaroos come to the waterhole, they aren't sure what to make of each other. But they soon discover that they're more alike than they thought.
ISBN 9780734418838
Publisher Lothian Books, 2019
McGregor, Anna
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11000
Colours of Australia
Celebrate the beauty of our natural environment. Each line speaks a different voice, each image stirs a different mood, and all combine to evoke the miracle of colour that surrounds us.
ISBN 9781742976914
Publisher Little Hare Books, 2016
Bancroft, Bronwyn
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751089
Combat wombat to the rescue
'Womba-rumbaaaa! I'm Combat Wombat, Wildlife Warrior of the Bush!' With courage, determination and sheer wombat power, Combat Wombat leads his bush buddies to safety in a race to escape a raging bushfire. Is he strong enough and clever enough to overcome all obstacles?
ISBN 9781925804577
Publisher Ford Street Publishing, 2020
Newton, Gina & Daley, Tiffanee (ill)
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602734
Coral sea dreaming
Coral Sea Dreaming will take you on a colourful underwater adventure through a magical coral reef. Swim with manta rays, pat a parrotfish, float with the fish and beware of the creatures that lurk beneath - looking for their next meal. Enjoy the poetic text, learn more about the creatures that live in this underwater environment and discover how you can help preserve this multi-coloured marine environment for future generations to enjoy.
ISBN 9780994238849
Publisher Silkim Books, 2017
Toft, Kim Michelle
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6899
Creatures of Dryden Gully, The
Mopoke welcomes the visitors, who have come from far away, to the valley. Young Joey is just learning to hop and is envious of these new, special creatures. He wishes he could stride across the valley too.
ISBN 9781760151997
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2015
Hegarty, Aunty Ruth & Harrold, Sandi (ill)
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1730
Dance, Bilby, Dance
Moths, leaves, Min-min lights and, even, shadows dance around him. Bilby has to practise hard before he can dance and prance. It's great fun until a much larger shadow appears.
ISBN 9781925272130
Publisher Ford Street Publishing, 2016
Oktober, Tricia
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5902
Digger
Digger is the story of one toy kangaroo, one Australian soldier and two girls, in two countries on opposite sides of a world at war. It is a quiet reminder of the casualties of war, and a tribute to the French schoolchildren who once tended the graves of Australian soldiers who died on the Western Front in the heroic battle for Villers Bretonneux in April 1918.
ISBN 9781760296735
Publisher Allen & Unwin Pty Ltd, 2018
Dumbleton, Mike & Cowcher, Robin (ill)
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1663
Dingo dog and the billabong storm
The animals of the bush are fed up with Dingo's bullying so they set out to teach him a lesson. A traditional Australian tale with a twist.
ISBN 9781846432477
Publisher Child's Play International Ltd, 2009
Fusek Peters, Andrew (retell) & Wadham, Anna
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6942
Dippy's big day out
Dippy is a diprotodon, the BIGGEST, friendliest wombat who lived 100,000 years ago. All Dippy wants is happy friends, a place to sleep and lots to eat. Who knew that could be such an adventure?
ISBN 9781460754061
Publisher Angus & Robertson (HarperCollins), 2019
French, Jackie & Whatley, Bruce (ill)
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660807
Don't call me bear!
Warren, the koala, has something to share ... he's actually not a bear! Why is he the only animal in the Australian bush called by the wrong name?
ISBN 9781760159849
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2016
Blabey, Aaron
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3937
Dreamers
We are the dream and the dreamers; the song spinners and the rainbow dancers. Use your imagination.
ISBN 9781922089700
Publisher Fremantle Press, 2015
Kwaymullina, Ezekiel & Morgan, Sally (ill)
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751146
Dreaming of Australia A to Z
Starting with A and going all the way to Z read about some of the amazing things to find in Australia.
ISBN 9781922081780
Publisher Windy Hollow Books, 2019
Racklyeft, Jess
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5202
Eagle inside, The
Jimmy, the honeyeater, is the smallest bird at flying school. Surrounded by big, tough birds, Jimmy feels different in every way and is certain he will never fit in. Cockatoo bullies him and tells him he can't succeed. But, with Eagle's help, Jimmy discovers that being different can also be a strength.
ISBN 9781742974699
Publisher Little Hare Books, 2015
Manning Bancroft, Jack & Bancroft, Bronwyn (ill)
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643479
Eating around the world
Using the club mascots and various Rugby League players and captains, these books will allow readers to read about Rugby League and their favourite clubs and players, whilst engaging with text and practicing reading strategies.
ISBN 9781458649270
Series Rugby League Reads K-2 League Stars (17 of 24)
Publisher MacMillan, 2011
Hirsch, Suzan
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12134
Edward and Edwina emu
Edward and Edwina emu are the proud parents of ten chicks in this story told in rhyming text.
ISBN 9780732277208
Publisher Cornstalk Publications, 2002
Knowles, Sheena & Clement, Rod (ill)
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644951
Ella and the ocean
Ella lived in the red-dirt country where the earth was as dry as old bones and it hadn't rained for years and years and years. One night Ella dreamt of the ocean.
ISBN 9781760633691
Publisher Allen & Unwin Pty Ltd, 2019
Tanner, Lian & Bentley, Jonathan (ill)
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9638
Emily's bush Christmas
It's Christmas Day in Shaggy Gully. The kangaroos are feeling bouncy, the echidnas are being prickly and the possums are just hanging around. Only the Bunyip is gloomy. Dawn and her chorus are playing Christmas carols but Emily Emu can't get a note right. Her musical mishaps float down to the creek, where the grumpy Bunyip lives.
ISBN 9780732286934
Publisher Angus & Robertson (HarperCollins), 2015
French, Jackie & Whatley, Bruce (ill)
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9022
Emo the emu
Emo the Emu is grumpy about everything. He is the grumpiest Emu in Humpty Doo. One day, he meets Katie the Kangaroo and she takes him on a journey around Australia. Perhaps, this might brighten Emo's mood.
ISBN 9781742834382
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2015
Wilson,Tony & Masciullo, Lucia (ill)
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15518
Emu egg, The
Searching for emu eggs can be more risky than you'd expect.
ISBN 9780975064122
Publisher Indij Readers, 2004
Thorpe, Sharon & Leffler, David (ill)
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4080
Everywhere Bear, The
We meet the members of class one. There are Ollie and Holly and Josie and Leo and April and Theo and April, and the everywhere bear, who goes home with one of them each weekend. All goes well until the everywhere bear is in the backpack of the new boy, Matt and tumbles out onto the street. So begins a series of adventures, wild and breathtaking, for the bear and for the young reader.
ISBN 9781447280736
Publisher MacMillan, 2017
Donaldson, Julia & Cobb, Rebecca (ill)
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751124
Fire wombat, The
As the flames of a bushfire approaches, one small wombat shelters with other animals in her burrow all throughout a fire-eaten night. This forms the beginning of their courageous journey to safety and survival.
ISBN 9781460759332
Publisher HarperCollins Australia, 2020
French, Jackie & Snell, Danny (ill)
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5141
Flying optometrist, The
Stephanie stares up at the sky above her small town. When will the little red plane arrive? She hopes it isn't lost! Read the story to find out who's coming...and why!
ISBN 9780642279132
Publisher National Library of Australia, 2018
Anderton, Joanne, & Erasmus, Karen (ill)
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18730
Found you, little wombat
Little Wombat is playing hide and seek with his friends. When it is his turn to seek out his friends, he becomes lost.
ISBN 9781862334243
Publisher Gullane Children's Books Ltd, 2003
McAllister, Angela
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22140
Frog finds a place
Ever since moonlight shone down on him in his pond, Frog has wanted to live up with the Moon and the stars. He works hard to get there, but although he tries and tries, it's a long way for a little frog.
ISBN 9781742990231
Publisher Omnibus Books, 2015
Morgan, Sally & Kwaymullina, Ezekiel & Leffler, Dub (ill)
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14243
Game of rugby league, The
Using the club mascots and various Rugby League players and captains, these books will allow readers to read about Rugby League and their favourite clubs and players, whilst engaging with text and practicing reading strategies.
ISBN 9781458649324
Series Rugby League Reads K-2 League Stars (22 of 24)
Publisher MacMillan, 2010
Hirsch, Suzan
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639794
Going to the footy
Yay! The footy's on. How will you get there? On a bus? In a boat? On a plane?
ISBN 9781925936964
Publisher Magabala Books, 2019
Topics / Aboriginal content /
Coombes, Debbie
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1138
Great garden mystery, The
Someone is stealing the beetroots, would could it be. Join us in the garden and we'll unravel this mystery.
ISBN 9780857984166
Publisher Random House Australia Pty Ltd, 2014
Treml, Renee
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54777
Grug
Once, when the top of a Burrawang tree fell to the ground, it became Grug.
ISBN 9780731813872
Series Grug series (34 books)
Publisher Simon & Schuster (Australia) Limited, 2009
Prior, Ted
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36322
Grug and his first Christmas
Christmas is always an exciting time and, for Grug, this is no exception.
ISBN 9780731814305
Series Grug series (34 books)
Publisher Simon & Schuster (Australia) Limited, 2009
Prior, Ted
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36288
Grug and his garden
Grug makes sure that all the creatures in the garden have something to eat.
ISBN 9780731813889
Series Grug series (34 books)
Publisher Simon & Schuster (Australia) Limited, 2009
Prior, Ted
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40739
Grug and his imaginary friend
Grug, that unforgettable hero of the Australian bush, began life as the top of the native Burrawang tree. Join him on a new adventure with his imaginary friend.
ISBN 9780731814367
Series Grug series (34 books)
Publisher Simon & Schuster (Australia) Limited, 2010
Prior, Ted
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52033
Grug and the circus
Join Grug on another adventure.
ISBN 9780731814343
Series Grug series (34 books)
Publisher Simon & Schuster, 2010
Prior, Ted
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2047
Grug and the green paint
Being green is about more than paint. Just ask Grug.
ISBN 9780731813926
Series Grug series (34 books)
Publisher Simon & Schuster (Australia) Limited, 2009
Prior, Ted
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36305
Grug at the zoo
When Grug visits the zoo, find out what the other animals make of him.
ISBN 9780731813940
Series Grug series (34 books)
Publisher Simon & Schuster (Australia) Limited, 2009
Prior, Ted
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11732
Grug builds a boat
When Grug decides to build and float a boat, he isn't thinking about a waterfall.
ISBN 9780731814015
Series Grug series (34 books)
Publisher Simon & Schuster (Australia) Limited, 2009
Prior, Ted
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36307
Grug builds a car
All aboard the Grugmobile, the only car designed and engineered by Grug.
ISBN 9780731814053
Series Grug series (34 books)
Publisher Simon & Schuster (Australia) Limited, 2009
Prior, Ted
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36308
Grug goes fishing
Grug can do everything but catch a fish.
ISBN 9780731814077
Series Grug series (34 books)
Publisher Simon & Schuster (Australia) Limited, 2009
Prior, Ted
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81962
Grug goes to hospital
Oh no, Grug is hurt when he falls from a rope and needs a visit to the hospital. After a short stay with Cara, as his doctor and nurse, Grug is swiftly on the mend.
ISBN 9780731814374
Series Grug series (34 books)
Publisher Simon & Schuster (Australia) Limited, 2010
Prior, Ted
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95666
Grug learns to fly
Grug, that unforgettable hero of the Australian bush, began life as the top of the native Burrawang tree. Join him on a new adventure when he learns to fly.
ISBN 9780731814350
Series Grug series (34 books)
Publisher Simon & Schuster (Australia) Limited, 2010
Prior, Ted
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36331
Grug learns to swim
Splash and paddle and float with Grug.
ISBN 9780731813995
Series Grug series (34 books)
Publisher Simon & Schuster (Australia) Limited, 2009
Prior, Ted
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11729
Grug meets Snoot
A prickly animal called Snoot is the perfect friend for Grug.
ISBN 9780731813957
Series Grug series (34 books)
Publisher Simon & Schuster (Australia) Limited, 2009
Prior, Ted
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36334
Grug plays cricket
Cricket is another ball game altogether with Grug.
ISBN 9780731814039
Series Grug series (34 books)
Publisher Simon & Schuster (Australia) Limited, 2009
Prior, Ted
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3221
Grug plays soccer
A brand-new goal for Grug and Cara, the snake.
ISBN 9780731814060
Series Grug series (34 books)
Publisher Simon & Schuster (Australia) Limited, 2009
Prior, Ted
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Grug series
Any three titles read from this series can be included as official Challenge books; up to five more titles can be included as your personal choice books. To see the individual book titles and their PRC ID numbers, go to the Series lists on the Booklists page, on the website. Or, you can search for a series name or the individual titles by using the Search function on the top left hand corner of the screen.
Series Grug series (34 books)
Prior, Ted
No book cover.
19210
Grug the superhero
One morning, Grug wakes up and decides to become a superhero. Wearing a cape, a mask and a sword made from sticks, Grug and Cara, his best friend, transform the Grugmobile into the Zoom Zoom Car, and head off to save someone. But, the Zoom Zoom Car has too much zoom and Grug and Cara discover that, before they save someone else, they had better save themselves.
ISBN 9781925030501
Series Grug series (34 books)
Publisher Simon & Schuster (Australia) Limited, 2014
Prior, Ted
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9050
Grumpy lighthouse keeper, The
On a stormy, wet-season night in Broome, the lighthouse keeper gets out of his warm bed to ensure the lamp is still lit for passing ships. While he is out, sea creatures of all shapes and sizes race up the lighthouse staircase to escape the storm. When the lighthouse keeper returns to his bed, he becomes very grumpy.
ISBN 9781925360189
Publisher Magabala Books, 2016
Corpus, Terrizita & Prewett, Maggie (ill)
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5036
Gus dog goes to work
Every day Gus Dog goes to work in the back of the ute with his owner, Tom the shearer. But one morning he wakes up to find Tom and the ute gone. So Gus Dog decides to go to work on his own.
ISBN 9781921504884
Publisher Working Title Press, 2017
Flynn, Rachel & Smith, Craig (ill)
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1979
Helping little star
Little Star has fallen off the edge of the night sky. He wants to return home to the Moon and hopes that Python, Dingo or Kangaroo can help him.
ISBN 9781921977770
Publisher Walker Books, 2013
Morgan, Sally & Kwaymullina, Blaze (ill)
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2161
Here comes the rain
Grace has been waiting for the rain for so long that it seems like the drought will never break. Grandpa Frank tells Grace to look for certain signs so she watches the animals to see if rain is on the way. Illustrations are very appealing.
ISBN 9781865040318
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 1999
Good, Claire & Cox, David (ill)
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30723
Highway rat, The
Give me your buns and your biscuits. Give me your chocolate eclairs. For I am the Rat of the highway and the Rat Thief never shares. Life is not safe for the other animals, as the villainous Highway Rat gallops along the highway, stealing their food. Clover from a rabbit; nuts from a squirrel, he even steals hay from his own horse. Until, the Highway Rat meets a cunning duck.
ISBN 9781407124377
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2011
Donaldson, Julia & Scheffler, Axel (ill)
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751142
Hip hip hooray
The big day is almost here. The invitations are sent, the presents made pretty ... there's some fun to prepare! Peek inside the homes of these adorable animals as they celebrate charming birthday traditions - from party hats to pinatas and blowing out candles to making a wish.
ISBN 9781922081766
Publisher Windy Hollow Books, 2019
McCartney, Tania & Racklyeft, Jess (ill)
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48838
How frogmouth found her home
Frogmouth isn't like the other birds. She doesn't want to live in the trees and is in search of something more. Frogmouth travels the land hunting for a new nesting place but nothing feels right. On her way, she helps other animals find their true homes, but still she searches for hers.
ISBN 9781921696015
Publisher Fremantle Press, 2010
Kwaymullina, Ambelin
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2267
How the birds got their colours
Based on a story of the Bardi people in Western Australia. An Aboriginal story that explains the misadventure that led to the birds being so colourful.
ISBN 9781865046242
Series Aboriginal Stories (8 books)
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2004
Lofts, Pamela (comp) & Albert, Mary (teller)
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663522
Hush, little possum
Hush, little baby - oops no, it's an Australian lullaby! Hush, little possum! What will happen to little possum as the rain begins to fall. Mama possum will find a place to keep her baby safe and warm.
ISBN 9781743811597
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2015
Crumble, P & Binks, Wendy
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4076
I listened and I looked
A small girl, sitting alone one a river bank, repeatedly gets the same advice from the old people. There is a bunyip living in a cave at the bend in the river. No matter how hard or long she watches and waits, she never sees it. Have the old people just made up the bunyip to teach children to be safe in the river? Or are they just having a bit of fun, by teasing the children?
ISBN 9781760158750
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2017
Briggs, Sue & Harvey, Bev & Leslie, Donna (ill)
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5214
I remember
I remember is an exquisite tale of memory. Set in the Geraldton area of Western Australia, an elderly woman remembers the camping trips of her childhood. As her recollections fade in and out, she is drawn to think about the elusiveness of what she can remember from so long ago.
ISBN 9781925360769
Publisher Magabala Books, 2018
Crawford, Joanne & Jordinson, Kerry Anne (ill)
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660702
I'm ready for Easter
Hot cross buns. Easter egg hunts. Decorating Easter hats. Just some of the fun traditions explored in this book about the lead-up to Easter in Australia. Simple text paired with gorgeous watercolour illustrations that celebrate the fun activities associated with Easter.
ISBN 9781760891596
Publisher Puffin Australia, 2020
Robaard, Jedda
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660701
I'm ready for the new baby
This board book explores the anticipation and feelings that come with welcoming a new sibling into the family.
ISBN 9781760891626
Publisher Puffin Australia, 2020
Robaard, Jedda
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12210
In Redfern
Three young authors explore all their favourite places in the Sydney suburb of Redfern.
ISBN 9780975064078
Publisher Indij Readers, 2003
Gordon, Angelica & others
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9303
Indigenous language book
Students and parents may substitute reading or listening to a book in an indigenous language for a similar book on the Premier's Reading Challenge Kindergarten to Year 2 booklist. Older students may read an Indigenous language book as a personal choice.
Topics / Aboriginal content /
Various
No book cover.
653194
Is it Halloween yet?
Emily loves Halloween with its spooky dress-ups, fun games and yummy things to eat. Her busy family is not so sure. Luckily, Emily has a few tricks (and treats) to get everyone in the mood.
ISBN 9781760297404
Publisher Allen & Unwin Pty Ltd, 2019
Chambers, Susannah & Ainslie, Tamsin (ill)
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1030
Josephine wants to dance
Josephine loves to dance with her toes pointed, soaring into the air. She dreams of being part of a real ballet company and dancing in front of her friends.
ISBN 9780207200755
Publisher HarperCollins Australia, 2007
French, Jackie & Whatley, Bruce (ill)
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8745
Kangaroo and the porpoise
From the Larrakia and Waigite language groups. One of a series of Aboriginal stories about animals and birds. The kangaroo asks the porpoise to mind her baby. When the porpoise won't give the baby back, a fight ensues with interesting results.
ISBN 9781865046297
Series Aboriginal Stories (8 books)
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2004
Lofts, Pamela (comp) & Lippo, Agnes (teller)
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5248
Kick with my left foot
I pull the sock on my left foot. I pull the sock on my right foot. I lace up the boot on my left foot. I lace up the boot on my right foot. It's time for footy.
ISBN 9781743313442
Publisher Allen & Unwin Pty Ltd, 2014
Seden, Paul & Briggs, Karen (ill)
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32261
Koala bare
For too long koalas have been called bears. But this koala is out to prove to the world that he is BARE! And that never, ever, ever can a koala be called a bear.
ISBN 9781460751619
Publisher HarperCollins Australia, 2017
French, Jackie & Shanks, Matt (ill)
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11349
Koala Lou
Now that she has brothers and sisters, Koala Lou is worried that her mother won't have enough time to say, ""Koala Lou, I do love you"".
ISBN 9780734304537
Publisher Penguin, 2002
Fox, Mem & Lofts, Pamela (ill)
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2932
Last Anzac, The
Alec Campbell was the last living Anzac. He enlisted at the age of sixteen and ended up in Gallipoli. Before Alec died in 2002, young James was lucky enough to meet him.
ISBN 9781925059298
Publisher New Frontier Publishing, 2015
Winch, Gordon & Bailey, Harriet (ill)
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640231
Leonard doesn't dance
All the birds are excited about the Big Beaky Bird Ball - except Leonard. His warble-warble waltz with the magpies is more wobble-wobble, and his caw-caw can-can with the crows is a can't-can't. The puffins are prancing, the rosellas are rocking and you should see the flamingo go-go-go! Everyone is jumping and jiving, but not Leonard. Leonard doesn't dance. Then an unexpected encounter changes everything ...
ISBN 9780733333040
Publisher ABC Books, 2019
Watts, Frances & Watson, Judy (ill)
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593293
Linda Jackson's rainbow menagerie
I live in the rainforest. I have a spectacular tail that I raise over my head when I sing and dance. A kaleidoscopic introduction to native Australian animals.
ISBN 9781925322132
Publisher Scribe Publications, 2018
Jackson, Linda
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32467
Little koala lost
Little Koala is lost in the bush and he sets out to find a home. He asks so many creatures if he can live with them but they all have a reason why he can't. Koala is very sad until he finally gets accepted.
ISBN 9781742991283
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2016
Kwaymullina, Blaze & Racklyeft, Jess (ill)
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654413
Little puggle's song
A lonely echidna searches for his voice. Every time Puggle tries to make sound nothing comes out. Can Puggle find his voice and join the bush choir?
ISBN 9781925594690
Publisher New Frontier Publishing, 2019
Conley, Vikki & Magisson, Helene (ill)
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5766
Little stowaway, The
France, Winter 1918. The First World War is over. A brave and determined little French orphan Honore, wanders through the snow, cold and hungry and lost. When he stumbles on the Australian Flying Corps and meets airman, Tim Tovell, his life is changed forever.
ISBN 9781742993072
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2018
Bennett, Vicki & Suwannakit, Tull (ill)
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5553
Macca the alpaca
Macca the Alpaca is small, kind and friendly. His days are easy and carefree until he accidentally bumps head-first into Harmer the llama. Harmer is big, unkind and never, ever friendly...Can little Macca find a way to teach Harmer a lesson he'll never forget?
ISBN 9781743816332
Series Macca the alpaca series (5 books)
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2017
Cosgrove, Matt
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Macca the alpaca series
Any three titles read from this series can be included as official Challenge books; up to five more titles can be included as your personal choice books. To see the individual book titles and their PRC ID numbers, go to the Series lists on the Booklists page, on the website. Or, you can search for a series name or the individual titles by using the Search function on the top left hand corner of the screen.
Series Macca the alpaca series (5 books)
Cosgrove, Matt
No book cover.
6798
Mad magpie
The cheeky butcher birds always tease Guluu and he's becoming a very mad magpie. When Guluu heeds the advice of his Elders and ignores the birds, they just laugh at him. But, Guluu tries again and, this time, he stands proudly at the riverbank and remembers how he used to sing when he was having a bad day. Winner Book of the Year Award Speech Pathology Australia 2018 (Indigenous Children Category)
ISBN 9781925360066
Publisher Magabala Books, 2016
Dreise, Gregg
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4818
Magpie learns a lesson
Magpie is cross because she can't fly like her friend, Brown Falcon. She thinks of mean tricks that will make Brown Falcon look silly. But, Magpie goes too far and finds out just how much friends need each other.
ISBN 9781742990590
Publisher Omnibus Books, 2015
Morgan, Sally & Kwaymullina, Ezekiel & Erzinger, Tania (ill)
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7272
Mallee sky
An extremely timely and beautiful picture book about the effects of drought and climate change in the Mallee. The first people of the land call the Mallee "Nowie". It means sunset country. When the sun goes down the red heat of the day bleeds into the sky and sets it on fire. Drought and rain -- life under a Mallee Sky. This poetic text by emerging author Jodi Toering is beautifully accompanied by lush oil paintings by fine artist and illustrator Tannya Harricks.
ISBN 9781925381672
Publisher Walker Books, 2019
Toering, Jodi & Harricks, Tannya
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587826
Mamie
In a land far away, where fairies, pixies and elves live deep in the woods, a baby girl is born. Her parents call her Mamie. Mamie loves to sing and dance and paint with her magical woodland friends. Her days are like a fairy tale. But when Mamie's family move to Australia, she misses green fields drenched with rain. The hot skies and dusty plains of her new home turn Mamie's world upside down. Will she ever find new fairy friends in this strange and beautiful land?
ISBN 9781460755860
Publisher Angus & Robertson (HarperCollins), 2018
McCartney, Tania
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1276
Marlo can fly
Everyone expects Marlo to fly, but she would rather slither like a snake, hop like a kangaroo and swim like a crocodile. But when someone needs her help, can she rise to the challenge.
ISBN 9781921632419
Publisher Wombat Books, 2013
Vescio, Robert & Temple, Sandra (ill)
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643475
Marnie teaches the Sea Eagles
Using the club mascots and various Rugby League players and captains, these books will allow readers to read about Rugby League and their favourite clubs and players, whilst engaging with text and practicing reading strategies.
ISBN 9781458649256
Series Rugby League Reads K-2 League Stars (15 of 24)
Publisher MacMillan, 2011
Hirsch, Suzan
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2873
Millicent
Every day at the same time, Millicent walks through Hyde Park. She never speaks to anyone, but the park pigeons expect her. When they see her, they make a sweeping circle above the place where she always stops. Millicent's dream is to find enough feathers on the ground to eventually make herself a feather coat, hat, bag and shoes. This wordless story is told through magnificent collages.
ISBN 9781921150739
Publisher Walker Books, 2008
Baker, Jeannie
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12081
Miss Lily's fabulous pink feather boa
Last Potoroo (a rare and endangered long-footed potoroo) is incredibly lonely, but lacks the courage to search for others of her kind. Shy and timid, her trip to the tropical north is a milestone and a bright pink feather boa changes her life.
ISBN 9780734304582
Publisher Claremont, 2002
Wild, Margaret & Argent, Kerry (ill)
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7045
Moli det bigibigi (Molly the pig)
Written in Kriol and English, this is the story of Molly, a little pig who is rescued from the bush. She's taken back to the community where she finds a happy home. Happy that is apart from the local dogs who keep chasing and frightening her. Moli is greatly loved in her community but what she loves most is Weet Bix. She loves it so much that it's not too long before little Moli is a very big pig indeed. So big, she now chases and frightens the local dogs. All in good fun, of course.
ISBN 9780648260424
Publisher Indigenous Literacy Foundation, 2018
Topics / Aboriginal content /
Manbulloo, Karen
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578085
Monster party
Monsters have a party at Dora Lake and go galumphing all over the place.
ISBN 9781925360554
Publisher Magabala Books, 2018
The Children of Rawa Community School & Lester, Alison & Godwin, Jane
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660690
Mum's elephant
What is your greatest treasure? This is the story of a mother who treasured her very 'special' elephant.
ISBN 9781925936728
Publisher Magabala Books, 2020
Jipyiliya Nampijinpa O'Keefe, Maureen & Booth, Christina (ill)
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5760
My Australia
This is my country...this is my home. Come on a poetic journey that celebrates the beauty and diversity of Australia's landscapes. Relish the visual delights of our continent - from dry deserts to lush rain forests, high mountains to stormy seashores, and winding rivers to fertile swamp lands - all the magical places that are my Australia.
ISBN 9780642279163
Publisher NLA Publishing, 2018
Murphy, Julie & Fleming, Garry (ill)
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18389
My grandad marches on Anzac Day
Anzac day and it's significance as seen through the eyes of a young girl. She goes to the pre-dawn Anzac Day service with her father where they watch her grandad march in the parade.
ISBN 9780734408457
Publisher Thomas C Lothian Pty Ltd, 2005
Hoy, Catriona & Johnson, Benjamin (ill)
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751036
Nala the koala
Nala has lost her home. She sets out to find a new one but there is nothing that will work for her, until she finds a tree. She notices that there are no other animals around. What will bring other animals to this area and who will help? Will Nala find some friends?
ISBN 9781760898830
Publisher Penguin Random House Australia, 2020
Min Ferguson, Penny
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15513
Nan and dad and me at the zoo
A young boy spends the day at the zoo with his father and grandmother. Photographs support the text and provide lots of additional information about Taronga Zoo and some of its inhabitants.
ISBN 9780975064146
Publisher Indij Readers, 2004
Russelly, Dylan & McDougall, Wendy (phot)
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5528
Night walk
A family camping holiday opens into a new world when a boy takes a night walk and discovers the animals that wake when we are asleep.
ISBN 9780994384171
Publisher Berbay Publishing, 2018
Binks, Alison
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643473
No rules!
Using the club mascots and various Rugby League players and captains, these books will allow readers to read about Rugby League and their favourite clubs and players, whilst engaging with text and practicing reading strategies.
ISBN 9781458649232
Series Rugby League Reads K-2 League Stars (13 of 24)
Publisher MacMillan, 2011
Hirsch, Suzan & Bennett, John (ill)
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4574
No way Yirrikipayi
Yirrikipayi, the crocodile, is hungry. He goes hunting, chasing animals in the sea and on the land. Meet the animals and learn their Tiwi Island names.
ISBN 9780992478070
Publisher Pan MacMillan, 2015
Milikapiti School, Melville Island & Lester, Alison
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587806
Noni the pony rescues a joey
Noni the Pony and her friends Dave Dog and Coco the Cat are headed out to spend the day roaming the hills near Waratah Bay. But then they meet a lost wallaby joey who needs help finding his family. So Noni, Dave, and Coco ask all of their animal friends, from koala to wombat to possum, if anyone has seen the wallaby family. Will they be able to help their new friend find his way home?
ISBN 9781534443709
Series Noni the pony series (99 books)
Publisher Allen & Unwin Pty Ltd, 2019
Lester, Alison
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746555
Not cute
This is the story of a stubbornly adorable quokka who wants to be anything but cute!
ISBN 9781760972387
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2020
Bunting, Philip
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643416
NRL game day
Using the club mascots and various Rugby League players and captains, these books will allow readers to read about Rugby League and their favourite clubs and players, whilst engaging with text and practicing reading strategies.
ISBN 9781458649195
Series Rugby League Reads K-2 League Stars (9 of 24)
Publisher MacMillan, 2011
Hirsch, Suzan & Barr, Simon (ill)
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643418
NRL uniforms
Using the club mascots and various Rugby League players and captains, these books will allow readers to read about Rugby League and their favourite clubs and players, whilst engaging with text and practicing reading strategies.
ISBN 9781458649225
Series Rugby League Reads K-2 League Stars (12 of 24)
Publisher MacMillan, 2011
Hirsch, Suzan
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1254
Number one Aussie counting book, The
Count the gorgeous, baby Australian animals, from one all the way to twenty-one.
ISBN 9781742030098
Publisher Black Dog Books, 2008
McKenzie, Heath
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751047
Old man emu
This iconic Australian song tells the very funny tale of the emu and its many traits - good and bad: He can't fly, but I'm telling you, he can run the pants off a kangaroo! The story compares the emu to lots of other Australian birds (galah, cockatoo, wedge-tail eagle, kookaburra) and of course to the kangaroo, providing wonderful opportunities for hilarious illustrations.
ISBN 9781760898793
Publisher Puffin Australia, 2020
WIlliamson, John & McLean, Simon (ill)
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12053
One woolly wombat
Zany Australian animals parade through this counting book, including five pesky platypuses and fourteen slick seals.
ISBN 9780140507584
Publisher Omnibus Books, 1987
Trinca, Rod & Argent, Kerry (ill)
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13395
Opera house mouse
Mouse can't sleep at night as he is kept awake by sounds of music. He goes exploring and sets out to climb a mountain. He encounters dangers but is rewarded when he reaches the top.
ISBN 9781876289294
Publisher Margaret Hamilton, 2000
Chapman, Jean & Oliver, Tony (ill)
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40833
Other bears, The
Mother and Father Koala are suspicious of the other bears and surprised that they are so different. But, the little koalas have other ideas.
ISBN 9781921361951
Publisher Fremantle Press, 2010
Thompson, Michael
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751172
Other brother, The
Jayden James thought his family was perfect - until last Wednesday when Mitchell David arrived. Now the car's too small, picnics are ruined and no one's paying attention to Jayden anymore. Jayden knows something needs to be done. And he's the only one who can do it! A gentle story about acceptance, belonging and what it means to be family.
ISBN 9781925563689
Publisher Wombat Books, 2020
Jaye, Penny & Cooper Smith, Heidi
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5328
Patch from scratch, A
Jesse and Lewis want to grow their own fruit and vegies, just like people do on a farm. They're going to dig and build, plant and grow, and when they're finished they're going to have a feast!
ISBN 9780670078295
Publisher Penguin Books Australia, 2016
Forward, Megan
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660657
Pen pal club, The
Follow pen pals Maria, Ruby, Jack and Ahn as they write letters to each other from different parts of Australia. They discover interesting things about the life of their pen pal and the part of Australia they are from all while growing friendships.
ISBN 9780648525103
Publisher Australia Post, 2020
Morgan, Sally & White, Annie (ill)
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4540
Pip and Pim
Tonight, for the very first time, Pip and Pim, two young possums, are going down to the forest floor with their mother. Papa Possum warns them to be careful but the two young possums are too excited to listen.
ISBN 9781760151973
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2015
Hegarty, Aunty Ruth & Harrold, Sandi (ill)
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785444
Plastic throne, The
Denver flushes all kinds of things down the toilet not thinking of the consequence. Then one night while he sleeps the ocean begins to stir, unable to contain its fury. Can Denver and his sister Maisy make it right before it is too late?
ISBN 9781925227802
Publisher MidnightSun Publishing, 2021
Uduman, Amani and Bruton, Kera (ill)
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751042
Polar bear in Sydney Harbour
Imagine finding a polar bear in Sydney Harbour. Hannah finds one but no-one else seems to notice him. Hannah helps him fit into the climate while she tries to find a way to help her new friend get home.
ISBN 9780733339400
Publisher HarperCollins Australia, 2020
Feiner, Beck & Feiner, Robin
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21703
Poppy's gift
Oswin is a common cricket, far too common for the vain and beautiful poppy, She does not care for his courting. When her fair-weather friends leave her, Oswin is her last remaining admirer.
ISBN 9781921136924
Publisher Windy Hollow Books, 2006
Kuchling, Guundie
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2021
Possum and wattle: my big book of Australian words
This book explores the natural, rich landscape of Australia through Bundjalung woman's eyes. The Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal words are printed alongside each vibrant image of flora and fauna. A glossary of Indigenous words such as willy-willy, that are now part of everyday use, are included.
ISBN 9781921272585
Publisher Little Hare Books, 2008
Bancroft, Bronwyn
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11682
Puggle's problem
Pipp is a tiny puggle with a big problem. He's the only echidna without spines. Determined to have them. Pipp sets out to ask friends for advice.
ISBN 9781921633072
Publisher Wombat Books, 2010
Darlison, Aleesah & Temple, Sandra (ill)
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67463
Python
This book is a 'slice of life' following a python living in an Australian forest. Be with her as she wakes up at first light, hunts for birds and rodents, sheds her skin and guards over her first clutch of eggs until they hatch.
ISBN 9781921529603
Publisher Walker Books Australia Pty Ltd, 2012
Cheng, Christopher & Jackson, Mark (ill)
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10144
Radio rescue
Jim and his family live happily on their remote outback station. Yet, sometimes Jim feels lonely. His Dad enjoys droving and shearing but, sometimes, he wishes he could chat to a mate. Jim's Mum is always busy with the accounts but she sometimes worries about being so far away from everything. When a strange new radio with pedals arrives, Jim is excited, and Mum and Dad can now send messages to their neighbours. Then, something happens and only Jim can save his dad.
ISBN 9780642278784
Publisher National Library of Australia, 2016
Jolly, Jane & Ingpen, Robert (ill)
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3572
Rainbow serpent
In the Dreamtime, there were no animals, birds, trees, hills or mountains. When the great Rainbow Serpent stirred and set off to look for his tribe, he changed the shape of the country and the lives of the people.
ISBN 9780006614715
Publisher Collins, 1985
Roughsey, Dick
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587697
Ready. Set. Discover Logan
Yana arrives in the city of Logan with her family, feeling alone. She's not sure what children can do in Logan. Yana meets Bunji, an Aboriginal boy at a Logan City library. Bunji shows Yana the best places for kids to explore and play.
ISBN 9780994302199
Publisher Digital Future Press, 2018
Tyrrell, Karen
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6803
Reindeer's Christmas surprise
It's Christmas eve in Australia and Reindeer has great fun giving presents to his friends, Cat, Dog and Guinea Pig. But, even when it's warm and sunny outside, it's hard to be far away from home and family. Luckily, Christmas is a time for exciting surprises and, this year, Reindeer might just get one of his very own.
ISBN 9781760113025
Publisher Allen & Unwin Pty Ltd, 2015
Dubosarsky, Ursula & deGennaro, Sue (ill)
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1279
Rescue ark, The
An Australian representation of the rhyme/song 'The animals went in two by two' here we have a journey around Australia identifying vulnerable and endangered Australian animals at risk of extinction, such as the Orange-Bellied Parrot, Native Bee and Gulf Snapping Turtle.
ISBN 9780642278104
Publisher National Library of Australia, 2014
Hall, Susan
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3926
Return of the dinosaurs
Imagine if dinosaurs came back to visit and they were roaming the Broome coastline today.
ISBN 9781925360370
Publisher Magabala Books, 2016
Houston, Bronwyn
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643483
Robbie's story
Using the club mascots and various Rugby League players and captains, these books will allow readers to read about Rugby League and their favourite clubs and players, whilst engaging with text and practicing reading strategies.
ISBN 9781458649300
Series Rugby League Reads K-2 League Stars (20 of 24)
Publisher MacMillan, 2011
Hirsch, Suzan
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693079
Rocky and Louie
Louie has a big brother named Rocky who always has time to teach Louie how to be a great footy player just like him. Rocky also shows Louie how to talk to the elders in their family to learn about Country and their culture. When Rocky has to leave their community to learn new things, Louie needs to think of a way to show Rocky how good of a big brother he has been to Louie.
ISBN 9780143786528
Publisher Puffin Australia, 2020
Walleystack, Phil & Caisley, Raewyn & Leffler, Dub (ill)
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5552
Room on our rock
Two seals are perched on a rock. When others need shelter, do they share it?
ISBN 9781742764108
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2018
Temple, Kate & Temple, Jol & Baynton, Terri Rose (ill)
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74667
Rufus the numbat
Rufus the numbat is just passing through but his quiet stroll through town causes all kinds of trouble for the people who live there. This very effective story encourages thinking about human impact on the environment.
ISBN 9781876462963
Publisher Ford Street Publishing, 2010
Miller, David
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Rugby League Reads K-2 League Stars
Using the club mascots and various Rugby League players and captains, these books will allow readers to read about Rugby League and their favourite clubs and players, whilst engaging with text and practicing reading strategies. Any two books from this series may be read as Challenge books; up to five more can be read as personal choice books. Go to the Series lists for individual book titles.
Series Rugby League Reads K-2 League Stars (24 books)
Various
No book cover.
643485
Rugby league world cup
Using the club mascots and various Rugby League players and captains, these books will allow readers to read about Rugby League and their favourite clubs and players, whilst engaging with text and practicing reading strategies.
ISBN 9781458649331
Series Rugby League Reads K-2 League Stars (23 of 24)
Publisher MacMillan, 2011
Hirsch, Suzan
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751041
Santa and the sugar glider
It's Christmas Eve and Snap the sugar glider is practicing his moves. He wants to be the greatest flyer in the rainforest but the other animals just laugh at him. When Santa makes an emergency landing, all the animals have a chance to audition. Could this be Snap's chance to shine?
ISBN 9780734419521
Publisher Lothian Books, 2020
Moses, Alexa & Tortop, Anil (ill)
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5373
Santa's outback secret
Santa has received a special Christmas letter, which leads him to packing a bag just before Christmas and spending some time in the Australian outback.
ISBN 9780857982254
Publisher Random House Australia Pty Ltd, 2014
Dumbleton, Mike & Jellett, Tom (ill)
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34463
Savannah dreams
From Sunday to Saturday, Savannah and her family go looking for bush tucker. Her father, mother, brother and sister each find food to bring home to share, but Savannah only finds pieces of rubbish and junk. At the end of the week, Savannah's brother is wondering why they bother to bring her along at all. But, eventually, he discovers that Savannah's imagination is important too.
ISBN 9781921714030
Publisher Little Hare Books, 2011
Stewart, Lolla
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23421
Scared book, The
This story is about to begin, when our book realises it might be a scary story! Help, can you help? What are some of the ways you can help yourself when feeling scared? Fun and interactive story with wonderful illustrations.
ISBN 9780734417503
Publisher Hachette Children's Books, 2017
Tidball, Debra
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12007
Silly galah
Witty verses, colourful illustrations and useful facts about seventeen, very different Australian animals combine to make this an entertaining and informative picture book.
ISBN 9781862914421
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2001
Brian, Janeen & Johns, Cheryll (ill)
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5923
Silly squid: poems about the sea
Find out about some clever Australian creatures found by the shore. In this collection of funny verse, each poem is accompanied by some facts about the animal and the illustrations are based on the colours and features of the environment in which each one lives.
ISBN 9781742990965
Publisher Omnibus Books, 2015
Brian, Janeen & Johns, Cheryll (ill)
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593315
Singing seal, The
Meet Florence, a flamboyant fur seal who lives on the steps of the Sydney Opera House. Unlike the other seals, Florence has plans. Big plans. She's going to be a world-famous singer. But does Florence have what it takes to become a real SEALPRANO?
ISBN 9781925584868
Publisher Affirm Press, 2018
Lamington, Merv & Langton, Allison (ill)
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5723
Smallest bilby solves the biggest problem, The
Billy Bilby needs the help of his friends with a very important job at Easter. This is an electronic book, viewed on YouTube at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B-mHVegWKtA
ISBN 9781111111113
Hilton, Nette & NSW students (ill)
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16938
Snake and the boy, The
As children play football in a country schoolyard, a boy takes to the bars in the playground, only to have a cunning green tree snake slither in and steal his apple.
ISBN 9781921248245
Publisher Magabala Books, 2011
Sebastian, Azmen
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6937
Snowy's Christmas
Snowy is a little, white kangaroo that recognises he is not the same as the other red kangaroos. When his mother explains he is special, he is not sure that he understands. With his mother's encouragement, he goes off to have a very special adventure on Christmas Eve, helping to pull Santa's sleigh across Australia.
ISBN 9781741664409
Publisher Random House Australia Pty Ltd, 2009
Murphy, Sally & Murphy, David (ill)
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6342
Something wonderful
Sam likes to pull things apart, put them back together and think about how things work. But, sometimes, he is so busy doing this, he forgets his chores on the family farm. One day, he creates something truly wonderful.
ISBN 9780670078455
Publisher Viking Children's, 2016
Caisley, Raewyn & Blair, Karen (ill)
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5761
Somewhere in the reef
Along the Great Barrier Reef, having fun in the sun, lived a mother dolphin and her little calf one. Leap, said the mother. I leap, said the one, as they leapt out of the water and had fun in the sun. Join the little dolphin calf and many more familiar ocean animals in this vivid counting book based on the classic rhyme Over in the Meadow.
ISBN 9781760159894
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2018
Pennacchio, Marcello & Snell, Danny (ill)
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6721
Splosh for the billabong
Splosh for the billabong at the shady bend of river. Brush for the flowers that burst in summer heat. A glorious celebration of country, animals and painting. Includes words translated into the Yanyuwa language, which is spoken by Aboriginal families in Borroloola, Northern Territory.
ISBN 9781760112127
Publisher Allen & Unwin Pty Ltd, 2015
Moriarty, Ros & Balarinji (ill) & Bradley, John (trans)
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20417
Staircase to the moon
A young girl has a yearning to get to the moon. One night, she and her grandfather sneak away from home in a bid to climb the staircase to the moon. The pair brave blood-thirsty mosquitoes, dive-bombing fruit bats, boab trees that loom like giants and sinking mangrove mud before making it to the foot of the staircase.
ISBN 9781921248290
Publisher Magabala Books, 2011
Houston, Bronwyn
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4594
Star
Little eyes are closing and it's time everyone was in bed. I wonder what the star sees.
ISBN 9780733322440
Publisher HarperCollins Australia, 2008
Prior, Natalie Jane & Pignataro, Anna (ill)
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643481
State of origin
Using the club mascots and various Rugby League players and captains, these books will allow readers to read about Rugby League and their favourite clubs and players, whilst engaging with text and practicing reading strategies.
ISBN 9781458649294
Series Rugby League Reads K-2 League Stars (19 of 24)
Publisher MacMillan, 2011
Hirsch, Suzan & Bennett, John (ill)
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7850
Summer rain
First, the land wakes in morning light. Turtles crawl and lizards creep. But, then, rain splatters on dusty ground and everything comes alive. A joyous serenade of northern Australian animals and landscapes in the rainy season. Words are translated into the Yanyuwa language, which is spoken by Aboriginal families in Borroloola, Northern Territory.
ISBN 9781760112110
Publisher Allen & Unwin Pty Ltd, 2015
Moriarty, Ros & Balarinji (ill) & Bradley, John (trans)
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660726
Tabitha and the raincloud
When Tabitha wakes up and finds a raincloud next to her, she knows that it is going to be one of those yucky days. Tabitha's day goes from bad to worse as her terrible mood affects everything. Tabitha soon realises that she has the power to shift her mood and the raincloud does not have to ruin her day.
ISBN 9781925820133
Publisher EK Books, 2020
Sillett, Devon & Johns, Melissa (ill)
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9698
Tea and sugar Christmas
The Tea and Sugar train came once a week on a Thursday. But, the special Christmas train only came once a year. Today was Sunday. Four more days without sugar. Four more days until the Christmas train. Please, please be on time. Please don't be late. Join Kathleen in the outback as she eagerly waited for the Christmas Tea and Sugar train.
ISBN 9780642278630
Publisher National Library of Australia, 2014
Jolly, Jane & Ingpen, Robert (ill)
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5927
The rainbow
The land bakes RED. The sun sets ORANGE. The dawn glows GOLD. The flowers burst YELLOW. A joyous serenade to colours that show country before a storm, illustrated by Balarinji, Australia's leading Indigenous design studio, with a translation of the text into the Aboriginal Yanyuwa language.
ISBN 9781760297794
Publisher Allen & Unwin Pty Ltd, 2018
Moriarty, Ros & Balarinji (ill)
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643477
The Titan from Papua New Guinea
Using the club mascots and various Rugby League players and captains, these books will allow readers to read about Rugby League and their favourite clubs and players, whilst engaging with text and practicing reading strategies.
ISBN 9781458649263
Series Rugby League Reads K-2 League Stars (16 of 24)
Publisher MacMillan, 2011
Hirsch, Suzan
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147232
There was an old lady who swallowed a mozzie
"I don't know why she swallowed the mozzie ... she's gotta be Aussie!" Aussie animals beware! There's an old lady in the bush with an unstoppable appetite! You won't believe what she can swallow.
ISBN 9781760669966
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2019
Crumble, P & Shea, Louis (ill)
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4994
This is Banjo Paterson
Andrew Barton 'Banjo' Paterson loved to write poetry. He loved hunting and fishing and horses too, especially a horse named 'Banjo'. Join Banjo, his family, dog and neighbourhood friends, as they recount the life of Banjo Paterson with an afternoon of backyard playtime that truly typifies childhood.
ISBN 9780642278982
Publisher National Library of Australia, 2017
McCartney, Tania & Booth, Christina (ill)
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18323
Tiddalick, the frog who caused a flood
A well-loved classic tale of Tiddalick, the frog, who drank up all the rivers and lakes. All the other animals resolve to get the water back from him.
ISBN 9780140503494
Publisher Puffin Australia, 2005
Roennfeldt, Robert
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1800
Tim and Ed
Here is Tim and here is Ed. Same ears, same eyes, same feet and same head. Twin koalas Tim and Ed love to be together all the time so what will happen when Ed goes away for the night.
ISBN 9780670074631
Publisher Viking Children's, 2014
Dubosarsky, Ursula & Joyner, Andrew (ill)
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87887
Tiny: a little dog on a big adventure
Steve and Tiny look after each other so when Steve needs to get away for a while, Tiny goes too. The trusty old van becomes their new home as they drive across Australia, through wide red deserts and past glittering oceans. But, Tiny has a job to do. Steve needs new friends, friends to get him out from behind his camera and make him smile again. If there's one thing Tiny is good at, it's making friends.
ISBN 9781741755473
Publisher Allen & Unwin Pty Ltd, 2008
Castles, Jennifer & Otton, Steve (photo)
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6496
Toast tree, The
A very special tree, with bright green leaves and an orange trunk, is hidden in the sand dunes, bordering a dusty, pearling town. Every day, Ella and Mia's grandpa comes home from work with a treat from the tree. It's the best-tasting toast in the world. Ella and Mia search high and low for the tree, laden with squares of golden-brown toast, but they can never find it.
ISBN 9781922142689
Publisher Magabala Books, 2015
Martin, Corina & Martins, Fern (ill)
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67620
Tom the outback mailman
Everyone living in the Northern South Australian outback depends upon Big Tom Kruse to deliver their mail. Not only letters but furniture, tyres, petrol, he delivers it all. But what is Tom to do when he is waylaid by an unexpected flood. With everyone relying on him, how will he make it all the way up to Birdsville and back.
ISBN 9780734412249
Publisher Lothian Books, 2012
Weidenbach, Kristin & Ide, Timothy (ill)
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27695
Tom Tom
A contemporary story of a young boy living an idyllic life in the Northern Territory's Top End. It follows his day as he interacts with his extended family and attends the local preschool.
ISBN 9781876288983
Publisher Working Title Press, 2008
Sullivan, Rosemary & Huxley, Dee (ill)
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1471
Too many cheeky dogs
'On Monday I went to my auntie's house and guess what I saw? ONE yellow cheeky dog sleeping on the floor.' So begins this cheeky story set in a remote Indigenous community, romping through numbers, colours and days of the week to the hilarious finale.
ISBN 9781743316221
Publisher Allen & Unwin Pty Ltd, 2016
Bell, Johanna & Beasley, Dion (ill)
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660653
Top koala
I am top of every tree. Top is always best to be. This koala is determined to be at the top of EVERYTHING. From a mast atop a boat on Sydney Harbour to the Parliament House flagpole in Canberra, this koala travels around Australia and tops it all.
ISBN 9781460754818
Publisher Angus & Robertson (HarperCollins), 2019
French, Jackie & Shanks, Matt (ill)
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643480
Training like a Bronco!
Using the club mascots and various Rugby League players and captains, these books will allow readers to read about Rugby League and their favourite clubs and players, whilst engaging with text and practicing reading strategies.
ISBN 9781458649287
Series Rugby League Reads K-2 League Stars (18 of 24)
Publisher MacMillan, 2011
Hirsch, Suzan
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643474
Training with Luke
Using the club mascots and various Rugby League players and captains, these books will allow readers to read about Rugby League and their favourite clubs and players, whilst engaging with text and practicing reading strategies.
ISBN 9781458649249
Series Rugby League Reads K-2 League Stars (14 of 24)
Publisher MacMillan, 2011
Hirsch, Suzan
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643417
Trent and the bullies
Using the club mascots and various Rugby League players and captains, these books will allow readers to read about Rugby League and their favourite clubs and players, whilst engaging with text and practicing reading strategies.
ISBN 9781458649201
Series Rugby League Reads K-2 League Stars (10 of 24)
Publisher MacMillan, 2011
Hirsch, Suzan & Barr, Simon (ill)
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12388
Two wallabies, The
A Dreaming narrative from the Aboriginal people of Australia's far north. After a flood carries away his first friend, the wallaby finds another companion. They criss-cross the country bringing many places and plants into being.
ISBN 9781876288266
Publisher Working Title Press, 2002
Jakamarra, Henry Cook (Aboriginal storyteller) & Nicolls, Christine (ed.)
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774408
What are they called 2? More Australian animals
Its fun to find out the strange names for a group of animals. What is a group of lizards called or a group of jellyfish? Find out the answers and many more in this book.
ISBN 9780648871255
Publisher Little Red Apple Publishing, 2020
Cole, Diana Marlay
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684215
What are they called? Australian animals
Do you know the names given to different groups of animals? Did you know that a group of penguins is called a colony? There is no group name for quokkas but they are said to be Australia's happiest animals as they always appear to be smiling.
ISBN 9780648290582
Cole, Diana Marlay
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660638
What colour is the sea?
Koala has a great question. What colour is the sea? Her friends give her so many answers she decides to go and look for herself.
ISBN 9781925816389
Publisher Fremantle Press, 2020
Stewart, Katie
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720997
What do you call your grandpa?
Some people call him nonno, some call him kabu, some call him grandpa. Here is a book celebrating the different ways we say and enjoy grandfathers.
ISBN 9780733340864
Publisher ABC Books, 2020
Barton, Ashleigh & Heiduczek, Martina
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8039
What do you wish for
Ruby is looking forward to Christmas and the street party in the local park, as well as many other happy customs. One of these is the neighbourhood children hanging a Christmas wish on the big tree in the park, before they perform their yearly show. Ruby happily ponders on all the things she loves about the festive season - baking, presents, Christmas lunch and the freedom of holidays.
ISBN 9780670078110
Publisher Penguin Books Australia, 2015
Godwin, Jane & Walker, Anna (ill)
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720739
What Zola did on Monday
Zola lives with her mum and her Nonna Rosa. Nonna is famous in their neighbourhood for her gardening. Her front yard is filled with flowers of every colour and the backyard is full of tomatoes, basil, beans and more. Nonna Rosa is very strict and sometimes Zola gets in trouble, but she knows her grandmother loves her. When Zola's Year Two teacher decides to take on the challenge of bringing the community garden back to life, her class look to Zola and her Nonna for advice.
ISBN 9781760895150
Publisher Penguin, 2020
Marchetta, Melina & Hudson, Deb (ill)
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23805
What's that there?
What's that there? That's the rushing river's curly bend, cried the sea eagle perched on a knotted branch, swaying. There, look! What's that there? That's the cliff face sharp with sun-scorched stones, glinting, shrilled the hawk, gliding on summer winds. There, look! An exhilarating celebration of the Australian landscape as seen from the sky featuring vibrant illustrations by Balarinji, Australia's leading Indigenous design studio.
ISBN 9781760297817
Publisher Allen & Unwin Pty Ltd, 2017
Moriarty, Ros & Balarinji (ill)
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32200
When I am sad
Using the club mascots and various Rugby League players and captains, these books will allow readers to read about Rugby League and their favourite clubs and players, whilst engaging with text and practicing reading strategies.
ISBN 9781458649157
Series Rugby League Reads K-2 League Stars (5 of 24)
Publisher MacMillan, 2010
Hirsch, Suzan & Konye, Paul (ill)
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2264
When we go walkabout
When we go walkabout, what do we see. Yirruwa yirrilikenuma-langwa, amiyembena yirringka yirruwa.
ISBN 9781743314562
Publisher University of Queensland Press, 2014
Lalara, Rhoda & Alfred
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9445
Where is Galah
Dingo is on the prowl. He can see Emu, Swan and Turtle. He can hear Crocodile, Frog and Kookaburra. But, he can't find Galah.
ISBN 9781921894466
Publisher Little Hare Books, 2015
Morgan, Sally
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7613
Where's Jessie
When Jessie and her family move to the Outback, there isn't room in their horse-drawn cart for her favourite toy, Bertie Bear. Poor Bertie is packed into a box to travel with the cameleers. But, when Bertie becomes dislodged, he doesn't understand where his family has gone. Bertie is about to begin some grand adventures.
ISBN 9780642278753
Publisher National Library of Australia, 2015
Brian, Janeen & Spudvilas, Anne (ill)
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643486
Who is the winner?
Using the club mascots and various Rugby League players and captains, these books will allow readers to read about Rugby League and their favourite clubs and players, whilst engaging with text and practicing reading strategies.
ISBN 9781458649348
Series Rugby League Reads K-2 League Stars (24 of 24)
Publisher MacMillan, 2011
Hirsch, Suzan
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5928
Who saw Turtle?
Who saw Turtle? Did the whale with the slapping, splashing tail? Or the octopus with the dangly, stretchy tentacles? Maybe the fish with the glittery, shimmering scales? A glorious exploration of the amazing migration of Turtle as she travels the world and then returns home to lay her eggs, illustrated by Balarinji, Australia's leading Indigenous design studio. Also contains text translation into the Aboriginal Yanyuwa language.
ISBN 9781760297800
Publisher Allen & Unwin Pty Ltd, 2018
Moriarty, Ros, & Balarinji (ill)
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11841
Wombat divine
All the animals are excitedly preparing for a Christmas nativity performance. Wombat is desperate to have a part in the play but is unsuitable for every role he tries, except one.
ISBN 9781862918412
Publisher Omnibus Books, 2009
Fox, Mem & Argent, Kerry (ill)
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689568
Yellow truck road train
Dad is waiting for the wet season to end so Yellow Truck Road Train can get back to work. There are cattle and donkeys to load, kangaroos to look out for, heat and dust, and always plenty to do. Come aboard Yellow Truck Road Train and experience life in the outback and on the road!
ISBN 9781760525811
Publisher Allen & Unwin Pty Ltd, 2020
Tootell, Mandy
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