Bawoo Stories

Author(s): O'BRIEN May

Picture Books | First Nations Stories

Four wonderful traditional teaching stories of the Wongutha people are collected together here for the first time: *Barn Barn Barlala *The Kangaroos Who Wanted to be People *How Crows Became Black *Why the Emu Can't Fly First published as individual titles in 1992, these stories were seen as ground-breaking publications, presenting traditional Indigenous stories in a bi-lingual text. Sales of the individual titles now exceed 26,000 copies each. Updated with a vibrant new design, the stories are still as fresh and appealing as ever. The collected work contains a map, explanatory note and a simple pronunciation guide for the Wongutha words used in the text.


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General Fields

  • : 9781921361159
  • : Freemantle Press
  • : Freemantle Press
  • : February 2008
  • : 210mm X mm
  • : Australia
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : O'BRIEN May
  • : illus.
  • : 128
  • : Angela Leaney
  • : Paperback