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Yirra and her Deadly Dog, Demon

By: Anita Heiss

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Australia, ABC Children's Books: 2007

Seller ID: 9780733320392

ISBN: 0733320392

Condition: New

Yirra's mum's sick of vacuuming up fur balls, the neighbours are fed up with having their undies nicked from the clothesline, and her step-dad just wants his slippers back. If Yirra doesn't find a dog-trainer soon, she'll have to give her beloved Demon to a new family - one who likes dogs who run and dig a lot. Bursting with energy and madcap fun,Yirra and Her Deadly Dog, Demon gives young readers a contemporary view of urban Indigenous life in Sydney. View more info

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The Naked Boy and the Crocodile: Stories by Children from Remote Indigenous Communities

By: Edited by Andy Griffiths

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Australia, Pan: 2011

Seller ID: 002961

ISBN: 1742610579

Condition: New

In the past few years as an ILF ambassador, Andy Griffiths has travelled around Australia with other members of the Australian book industry to conduct writing workshops with students in remote communities. The students were given small blank "books" and invited to fill these books - using both picture and words - with a story based on their own lives. These stories could be true or fictional or a mixture of both. They could be dramatic, funny or simply about an activity they love. The thirteen stories included in this book tell tales of playing with friends, riding motorbikes, picking berri... View more info

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My Culture and Me

By: Gregg Dreise

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Australia, Puffin: 2019

Seller ID: 9780143789376

ISBN: 0143789376

Condition: New

A stirring story about pride, respect and maintaining culture. Feel the rhythm of the music, from your heart down to your feet. Enjoy the movements of melodies, as clapsticks keep a strong beat. This is my culture. This is me. Beautifully written and illustrated, My Culture and Me is a heartfelt and stirring story of cherishing and sustaining Indigenous cultures. About the Author: Gregg Dreise grew up in south-west Queensland in a large family that loves music, art, sport, culture and family. He is very proud of his Kamilaroi and Euahlayi heritage. The Kamilaroi and Euahlayi peo... View more info

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Silver Fish

By: Leesa Smith

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Australia, Boolarong Press: 2016

Seller ID: 003953

ISBN: 0980626307

Condition: New

Three years after Grandfather passes away, Henry's family return to the gorge. Henry remembers all the important things Grandfather taught him, like hunting in the streams for silver fish and finding emu eggs in the scrub. One morning Henry leaves camp to visit his ancestors' rock paintings. He becomes trapped in a rock fall. As he struggles to break free, Henry begins to understand that Grandfather's spirit is all around him. This is their country. View more info

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Kick with My Left Foot

By: Paul Seden

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Australia, Allen & Unwin: 2014

Seller ID: 002279

ISBN: 1743313446

Condition: New

A lively and endearing story about a child in an Indigenous community getting ready to play his favourite game - footy! 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!..A cheerful, energetic story about a young boy playing Australia's favourite game...This book was produced through the Emerging Indigenous Picture Book Mentoring Project, a joint initiative between The Little Big Book Club and Allen & Unwin, assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council, its a... View more info