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              Dry to Dry: The Seasons of Kakadu

              Dry to Dry: The Seasons of Kakadu (Hardback)

              By Freeman, Pamela; Illustrated by Anelli, Liz

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              This Nature Storybook follow-up to the award-winning Desert Lake is a stunningly illustrated and extraordinary story of the yearly weather cycle and attendant changing wildlife of Kakadu National Park, from the Dry to the Wet to the Dry again. In the tropical wetlands and escarpm...ents of Kakadu National Park, the seasons move from dry to wet to dry again. Those seasons have shaped the astonishing variety of plants, animals, birds, insects ... migratory birds by the thousands, grasshoppers and owls, lizards and turtles, fruit bats and spear grass. And, gliding past them all in the rivers and waterholes, the long, sinuous shapes of crocodiles ...
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              ISBN 9781760650285
              Published AU 1 Aug 2020
              Publisher Walker Books Australia
              Interest Age 5-10 years
              Series Nature Storybooks
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              Searching for Cicadas

              Searching for Cicadas (Hardback)

              By Gibbes, Lesley; Illustrated by Watson, Judy

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              This lovely story about a child and their grandfather searching for cicadas is part of the award-winning narrative nonfiction Nature Storybooks series. In the summertime, Grandpa and I go cicada-watching. We put our camping gear into my wagon and walk down to the local reserve. L...ast year we saw five Green Grocers, three Yellow Mondays and one Floury Baker. Can we find the rare Black Prince this year?This heartwarming nonfiction picture book is written by award-winning author Lesley Gibbes and gorgeously illustrated by Judy Watson.
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              ISBN 9781922244420
              Published AU 1 Aug 2019
              Publisher Walker Books Australia
              Interest Age 5-8 years
              Series Nature Storybooks
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              Big Red Kangaroo

              Big Red Kangaroo (Paperback)

              By Saxby, Claire; Illustrated by Byrne, Graham

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              This award-winning addition to the narrative non-fiction series Nature Storybooks, about red kangaroos, is now in paperback.Far inland, the sun floats on the waves of a bake-earth day. Big Red and his mob of kangaroos wait for night-time when they can search for food. Young male ...kangaroos wait too - ready to challenge Red and take his place as leader.
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              ISBN 9781922244390
              Published AU 1 Apr 2016
              Publisher Walker Books Australia
              Interest Age 5-8 years
              Series Nature Storybooks
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              Kookaburra

              Kookaburra (Hardback)

              By Saxby, Claire; Illustrated by Harricks, Tannya

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              An exciting new addition to the narrative nonfiction series Nature Storybooks, about kookaburras. In the crinkled shadows night-dwellers yawn, day-creatures stretch and Kookaburra laughs. Kook-kook-kook. Kak-kak-kak. The team behind Dingo is back again with a new addition to the ...Nature Storybooks series. The kookaburra, perhaps Australia's best-loved bird, is shown in all her glory in a stunning and vivid landscape. Follow along as Kookaburra finds food for her young and goes searching for a nest with her mate.Full of fun and interesting facts about kookaburras - perfect for nature lovers and budding wildlife scientists.
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              ISBN 9781760651060
              Published AU 1 Aug 2020
              Publisher Walker Books Australia
              Interest Age 5-10 years
              Series Nature Storybooks
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              Koala

              Koala (Paperback)

              By Saxby, Claire; Illustrated by Vivas, Julie

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              A fabulous addition to the award-winning narrative nonfiction Nature Storybook series, featuring the iconic Australian marsupial - the koala. It is time for Little Koala to leave the protection of his mother. But many challenges and dangers lie ahead for him as he searches for hi...s own home eucalypt and learns to be independent. During his search he encounters other territorial koalas, wanders through a bushfire-ravaged landscape and endures a night of storms.Koala is written by award-winning nonfiction picture book specialist Claire Saxby, and illustrated by the much-celebrated Julie Vivas, one of Australia's premier illustrators.
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              ISBN 9781760650919
              Published AU 1 Jun 2019
              Publisher Walker Books Australia
              Interest Age Children
              Series Nature Storybooks
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              Platypus

              Platypus (Paperback)

              By Whiting, Sue; Illustrated by Jackson, Mark

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              This fantastic title in the Nature Storybooks series is about one of Australia's most puzzling and unique animals - the platypus. Now in paperback!Platypus leaves his burrow in the riverbank and dives into the cool green pool. It is dusk and he is hungry. Platypus is always busy,... always moving, looking for his next meal. Follow platypus as he plays, swims, dives and scurries around his riverbank home.
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              ISBN 9781925381139
              Published AU 1 Feb 2017
              Publisher Walker Books Australia
              Interest Age 5-8 years
              Series Nature Storybooks
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              Desert Lake: The Story of Kati Thanda-Lake Eyre

              Desert Lake: The Story of Kati Thanda-Lake Eyre (Hardback)

              By Freeman, Pamela; Illustrated by Anelli, Liz

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              It's raining up north and soon everything will change for the desert lake.The dry salt bed of Kati Thanda-Lake Eyre shimmers in the desert heat. But far up north, the rains have come. Water is flooding into empty riverbeds and swirling down towards the lake. Soon everything will ...change.
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              ISBN 9781921529436
              Published AU 1 Jun 2016
              Publisher Walker Books Australia
              Interest Age 5-8 years
              Series Nature Storybooks
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              Emu

              Emu (Hardback)

              Illustrated by Byrne, Graham; By Saxby, Claire

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              An exciting new addition to the narrative non-fiction series Nature Stories, about emus. Ages 5+.

              ISBN 9781922179708
              Published AU 1 Aug 2014
              Publisher Walker Books Australia
              Interest Age 5-8 years
              Series Nature Storybooks
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              Snow Leopard: Grey Ghost of the Mountain
               

              Snow Leopard: Grey Ghost of the Mountain (Paperback)

              By Anderson, Justin; Illustrated by Benson, Patrick

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                7 Oct 20

              A spellbinding new Nature Storybook about one of the most beautiful creatures in the world, with words by Planet Earth producer Justin Anderson and pictures by award-winning Patrick Benson. "Something moves in the rocks ahead. My hands start to tremble. My heart is beating fast. ...There, just a few footsteps away, is a snow leopard..." Join us on a journey high into the snowy peaks of the Himalaya, and discover the secret world of a rare and utterly majestic creature - how it has adapted to the harsh environment it lives in and how it looks after its young. Complete with an index and a conservation note, this is a wonderful addition to the series and the debut of an exciting new voice in non-fiction writing for children.
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              ISBN 9781406391985
              Released AU 7 Oct 2020
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 5-8 years
              Series Nature Storybooks
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              Say Hi to Hedgehogs!

              Say Hi to Hedgehogs! (Paperback)

              Illustrated by McGuinness, Jane

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              With words and pictures by a debut author-illustrator, this is a new Nature Storybook about a very popular little animal - the hedgehog.A delightful Nature Storybook about hedgehogs from debut author-illustrator Jane McGuinness. There's someone we'd like you to meet - someone sma...ll and spiky. Say hi to Hedgehog! Follow this lovely little creature through the year and learn what hedgehogs like to eat, how they hunt for their food, where they build their nests, the time it takes for them grow from tiny hoglets into healthy adults and, as the seasons turn, how they prepare for hibernation. The story is told through gentle words and charming pictures, supported by a subtext full of fascinating facts, and at the end of the book, Jane explains how we can help these adorable animals survive the winter by making our homes "hedgehog-friendly". The perfect bedtime read for young nature-lovers!
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              ISBN 9781406385830
              Released AU 1 Feb 2019
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 5-8 years
              Series Nature Storybooks
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