An Aussie Year
This is a truly brilliant book to which all children across Australia can identify with. It evokes a tremendous sense of belonging to this hugely diverse country - helping children to understand what makes them unique while more importantly celebrating all that Aussie kids have in common.
Follow five kids as they travel through Australia over each month of the year, discovering all sorts of facts about Australia, its climate, seasons. animals, geography and its diverse population. Through the eyes of the five characters, we learn about the many cultures here in Australia, marking significant traditions and events along the way. You name it - Chinese New Year, NADOC week, Christmas, Ramadan, world harmony day - it's all here to be celebrated and enjoyed, and you're invited!
By Tania McCartney and Tina Snerling
- Suitable for age four and upwards