This book is based on a story told by George Mung Mung Lirrmiyarri, of the Kija people, to Aboriginal people living in Warmun (Turkey Creek), Western Australia. The illustrations are adapted from their original paintings of the story. Hector Jandany and George Dingmarie of the Kija Language Group said, 'We have to keep this language which we got from our old people who have passed away. We don't want to lose it. The younger generation have to carry on the language that they learn from us.'
As cancer appears more evident in the community today, young children are becoming more exposed to cancer through either knowing someone they love having the disease, or perhaps a friend or family member. This new publication provides families a guide and opens areas of discussion about cancer, its treatment and the heroes who work in the medical field. Telling a child a parent or loved one has cancer is one of the hardest parts of the journey. When Lisa Sewards, a wife and mother, was diagnosed with Breast... More info
In this new edition of a classic in adoption literature, Mother Bird rises to meet the challenges of bringing up her baby bird against all odds and elements. When a storm scatters her nest, she is forced to think about how best to care for her precious baby bird, and faces the heart-breaking choice of either continuing to struggle on her own, or giving her baby to another family of birds, to look after him and care for him in their strong, secure nest. This beautifully illustrated book sensitively... More info
Lee and his friend Polly love to play Brave Knight. Sometimes even though they are having fun and creating great adventures they might end up in some unsafe situations. This story aims to reinforce the ideas of Protective Behaviours through exploring what someone might do if they found themselves in an unsafe place and how they could use their Network to help them be safe again. It is hoped this story will assist in talking through some of the key ideas about Protective Behaviours and reinforce that: 'We all... More info