• Welcome to Country

    Welcome to Country

    Murphy, Joy

    Welcome to the traditional lands of the Wurundjeri People. We are part of this land and the land is part of us. This is where we come from. Wominjeka Wurundjeri balluk yearmenn koondee bik. Welcome to Country.

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  • When the Sea Turned to Silver

    When the Sea Turned to Silver

    Lin, Grace

    Pinmei's gentle, loving grandmother always has the most thrilling tales for her granddaughter and the other villagers. However, the peace is shattered one night when soldiers of the Emperor arrive and kidnap the storyteller. Everyone knows that the Emperor wants something called the Luminous Stone That Lights the Night. Determined to have her grandmother returned, Pinmei embarks on a journey to find the Luminous Stone alongside her friend Yishan, a mysterious boy who seems to have his own secrets to hide. Together, the two must face obstacles usually found only in legends to find the Luminous Stone and save Pinmei's grandmother--before it's too late. A fast-paced adventure that is extraordinarily written and beautifully illustrated, When the Sea Turned to Silver is a masterpiece companion novel to Where the Mountain Meets the Moon and Starry River of the Sky.

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  • When We Go Walkabout

    When We Go Walkabout

    Lalara, Rhoda

    "Yirruwa yirrilikenuma-langwa, amiyembena yirrirringka yirruwa?" When we go walkabout, what do we see? Up in a tree there is something flapping its wings at us. "Duwedirra!" Cockatoo! Down in the river we see something staring at us. "Dingarrbiya!" Crocodile! Back home there is someone waiting for us ... "Dungkwarrika!" Grandma! A beautiful story for the very young that brings to vivid life the unique world of Groote Eylandt.

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  • When You Trap A Tiger

    When You Trap A Tiger

    Keller, Tae

    When Lily and her family move in with her sick grandmother, a magical tiger straight out of her halmoni's Korean folktales arrives, prompting Lily to unravel a secret family history. Long, long ago, Halmoni stole something from the tigers. Now, the tigers want it back. And when one of those tigers offers Lily a deal--return what Halmoni stole in exchange for Halmoni's health--Lily is tempted to accept. But deals with tigers are never what they seem! With the help of her sister and her new friend Ricky, Lily must find her voice... and the courage to face a tiger. TAE KELLER was born and raised in Honolulu, where she grew up on purple rice, Spam musubi, and her halmoni’s tiger stories. She is the Newbery Medal-winning author of When You Trap a Tiger. She lives in Seattle

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  • Where Is Galah?

    Where Is Galah?

    Morgan, Sally

    Dingo is on the prowl. He can see Emu, Swan, and Turtle. He can hear Crocodile, Frog, and Kookaburra. But where is Galah? Sally Morgan brings the Australian landscape alive in this colorful exploration of animals and animal sounds. Children will have fun with the search-and-find element. Galah is hiding on every page!

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  • Bess Press (Hawaii Local Publishing)

    Bess Press (Hawaii Local Publishing)

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  • Da Shop (Hawaii Local Publishing)

    Da Shop (Hawaii Local Publishing)

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  • Huia Books

    Huia Books

    Since 1991, HUIA has made a commitment to produce wonderful and provocative books and resources allowing an insight into the diversity of Māori and Pacific perspectives, young and old alike. We undertake the challenge of exploring the stories and aspirations of our people of Aotearoa; we aim to provide a mirror for Māori to reflect and interpret their experiences and to open a fascinating window for the rest of the world.

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  • Indigenous picture books offering windows into worlds

    Indigenous picture books offering windows into worlds

    These books introduce children to Indigenous culture and experiences through colourful pictures and powerful storytelling.

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  • New Zealand Book Awards For Children And Young Adults | New Zealand Book Awards Trust

    New Zealand Book Awards For Children And Young Adults | New Zealand Book Awards Trust

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