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Weil, Ann.

Summary: This book is an introduction to the unique people, plants, animals, geographical features, cultures, and today's tourism of Australia.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Core Library 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 994 WEI

Harris, Tim

Summary: "Describes various animals in Australia and Southeast Asia that are endangered and at risk of becoming extinct. Data Sheet sidebars and maps accompany the text"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Brown Bear Books Ltd 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 591 HAR

Einhorn, Kama

Summary: "Photo-packed series explores the stories and science behind animal sanctuaries. A up-close look at what life is like at a real wombat sanctuary in Australia - straight from a wombat herself in a nonfiction chapter book for elementary-aged readers."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 599.2 EIN

Kerns, Ann

Summary: A guide to the history, government, people, culture, and economy of Australia.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lerner Publications Co. 2004

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 994 Kerns

Fowler, Allan.

Summary: An introduction to the continent of Australia, its geographical features, people, and animals.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2001

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1 available in Beginning Readers - New Reader (Green), Call number: JBR GREEN FOW

Patent, Dorothy Hinshaw

Summary: "In this addition to the critically acclaimed Scientist in the Field series, Dorothy Patent follows the scientists trying to put a stop to a gruesome disease before it's too late. Tasmanian devils are dying at an alarming rate from a type of tumor that appears to be contagious. What scientists are learning while researching the Tasmanian devil has potential to affect all animals, and even...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 599.2 PAT

Hameister, Jade

Summary: Polar Explorer is an inspiring and empowering story by sixteen-year-old Jade Hameister, chronicling her feat of being the youngest person to complete the Polar Hat Trick.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Feiwel and Friends 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 921 HAM

Hamen, Susan E.

Summary: This book examines the geography, culture, history, and people of Australia.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ABDO Pub. Co. 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 994 HAM

Meister, Cari

Summary: "A child goes on an adventure to Australia in search of a duck-billed platypus, which is hard to spot in the wild"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Amicus Illustrated 2015

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE FIC MEI

Summary: Describes the celebration of Christmas in Australia, including recipes, craft projects, and elements of the indigenous culture.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: World Book 1998

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 394.26 CHR

Heinrichs, Ann.

Summary: Explores the geography, history, arts, religions, and everyday life of the Land Down Under, also called the Lucky Country.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 1998

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 994 Heinr

Meister, Cari

Summary: "A child goes on an adventure to Australia in search of the largest crocodile and learns about the dangers of these wild reptiles"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Amicus Illustrated 2015

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE FIC MEI

Somervill, Barbara A.

Summary: Together, Australia and the many small islands of Oceania make up Earths smallest continent. Yet though the continent is small, it is packed with plenty to see. Readers will hop from island to island as they examine the incredible wildlife and landscapes of Australia and Oceania. Along the way, they will also explore the continents history with rich text and stunning visuals, and meet the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2019

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 994 SOM

Ganeri, Anita

Contents: About Australia -- Famous places -- Geography -- Weather -- Animals -- Plants -- Natural resources -- People -- Sport and culture -- Countries -- Cities and countryside -- Fun facts.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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Andrekson, Judy.

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Fosta overcomes many obstacles to make his mark in the Shahzada.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tundra Books 2008

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J636.1 AND

Miller, Debbie S.

Summary: Introduces the variety of animals who call the Australian Simpson Desert home and shows how they have adapted to survive extreme temperatures.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Walker 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 591.754 MIL

Wolkstein, Diane.

Summary: An Aboriginal creation story in which the Sun slowly brings life to the Earth.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 398.2089 WOL

Saxby, Claire

Summary: Protecting his chicks according to the instincts of all emu fathers, an emu in Australia's eucalyptus forest watches over his growing hatchlings as they outmaneuver regional dangers, in an illustrated introduction to the emu life cycle.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 598 SAX

Vanden Branden, Claire

Summary: "This book introduces readers to the climate, landforms, plants, animals, and people of Australia. Vivid photographs and easy-to-read text aid comprehension for early readers. Features include a table of contents, an infographic, fun facts, Making Connections questions, a glossary, and an index. QR Codes in the book give readers access to book-specific resources to further their...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cody Koala, an imprint of Pop!, a division of Abdo 2019

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Anastasio, Dina

Summary: Describes the life and career of Steve Irwin, famously known as the Crocodile Hunter, from his childhood and early love of animals to his rise in popularity as a film and television star and naturalist.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LLC 2015

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Summary: "Information about some of the more important and interesting endangered animals of Australia, New Zealand, and the Pacific Islands, including the animal's common name, scientific name, and conservation status; also includes a map showing the range of each animal featured; and a glossary, additional resources, and an index"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: World Book 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 591.68 END

Paul, Tessa.

Summary: Introduces the physical characteristics, behavior, and tracks of a variety of animals that live in or around Australia, including the platypus, kiwi, and Tasmanian devil.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crabtree Pub. Co. 1998

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 591.994 Paul

Friedman, Mel

Summary: Discover the history, people, animals, food, culture and future of Australia, the smallest of the seven continents, and the islands known as Oceania.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2009

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McCollum, Sean.

Summary: Using simple text and illustrations, introduces the landscape, culture, people, and places of Australia.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lerner Publications 2008

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