Category:

 Indigenous Australia

Reading Level:Eve Pownall Award
Awards:Shortlisted Indie Awards - 2020 CBCA 2020 Shortlist:The Eve Pownall Award for Information Books

Bruce Pascoe has collected a swathe of literary awards for Dark Emu and now he has brought together the research and compelling first person accounts in a book for younger readers. Using the accounts of early European explorers, colonists and farmers, Bruce Pascoe compellin... read more

Young Dark Emu
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Category:

 Indigenous Australia

Marcia Langton: Welcome to Country is a curated guidebook to Indigenous Australia and the Torres Strait Islands. In its pages, respected Elder and author Professor Marcia Langton offers fascinating insights into Indige... read more

Welcome to Country
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Category:

 Australian History

The start of World War II changed women's lives and their place in society forever. Thousands of women ventured where few had gone before - into the services and workplaces previously considered the sole preserve of men. In preparation for this book Jacqueline Dinan inter... read more

Between the Dances
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Category:

 Australian History

Today, Australia's response to asylum-seeking 'boat people' is a hot-button issue that feeds the political news cycle. But the daily reports and political promises lack the historical context that would allow for informed debate. Ha... read more

Across the Seas: Australia's Response to Refugees: A History
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Category:

 Indigenous History

The epic songline of Wati Ngintaka, the giant perentie lizard man, is a map for survival that is relevant today. He first sang his song as he travelled the Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara (APY) Lands, creating waterholes and food sources that Anangu rely on today. Those who f... read more

Ngintaka
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Category:

 Australian History

In George Raper, midshipman on the Sirius of the First Fleet, talent and opportunity magnificently coalesced to produce what is now one of the National Library of Australia's most treasured collections, the "Ducie Collection of First Fleet Art". Rapers enviable ability to... read more

First Fleet Artist
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Tour to Hell tells the riveting and often tragic stories of the convicts who escaped, or tried to escape, Australia's early penal settlements. With the continent a blank slate to the newcomers, a 'convict escape mythology' developed, sugge... read more

Tour to Hell: Convict Australia's Great Escape Myths
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This publication is a unique and highly readable contribution to the commemoration of the centenary of the Anzacs in World War 1. Ted Egan presents an historical documentation of the Anzacs and the ordinary men, women and children of the two young n... read more

The Anzacs 100 Years On: In Story and Song
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The Aboriginal peoples of Australia have been making art for centuries, but only recently have their achievements been given the curatorial attention they deserve. This book examines the work of nine renowned Aboriginal arti... read more

No Boundaries - Aboriginal Australian Contemporary Abstract Painting
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Where History Happened' reveals the hidden past of some of Australia's most intriguing towns and places, from mining settlements and whaling stations to monuments and historic houses in our capital cities. The stories... read more

Where History Happened: The Hidden Past of Australia's Towns and Places
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In this gorgeous and compact book, Samantha Martin - the 'Bush Tukka Woman' - shares her knowledge and love of bush tukka as taught to her by her mother and other Aboriginal elders. Her Bush Tukka Guide o... read more

Bush Tukka Guide: Identify Australian Plants and Animals, and Learn How to Cook
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