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Cave, Damien

Summary: "New York Times Australia Bureau Chief Damien Cave delivers an impactful and informative account of how risk taking in parenting, and in all aspects of life, creates happier, healthier individuals and communities. Cave's exploration of Australian parenting culture, through gripping research and storytelling, will have you questioning everything you thought you knew about safety, risk,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks 2023

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 CAVE, DAMIEN CAV

Summary: This video teaches parents to hear exactly what their babies are communicating. Every newborn communicates, and from birth to 3 months uses five distinct sounds that signal hunger, tiredness, need to burp, lower wind/gas and discomfort, based on physical reflex responses. For instance, when hungry a baby will start to suck and the sound produced during this action is the 'word' for hunger. ...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Dunstan Baby Pty. Ltd. 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 618.44 DUN

Maralung, Alan

Contents: New song (3:38) -- Bushfire (3:19) -- Ibis (5:39) -- Green frog (8:52) -- Jabiru (4:59) -- Brolga (6:03) -- Garranan (6:21) -- Minmin light (8:30).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Smithsonian Folkways 1993

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/OCEANIC BUN

McKenna, Mark

Summary: "Return to Uluru explores the cold case that strikes at the heart of Australia's white supremacy -- the death of an Aboriginal man in 1934; the iconic life of a white, "outback" police officer; and the continent's most sacred and mysterious landmark. Inside Cardboard Box 39 at the South Australian Museum's storage facility lies the forgotten skull of an Aboriginal man who died eighty-five years...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton, Penguin Random House LLC 2022

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 305.899 MCK

Summary: The story of a lawyer defending a group of aboriginals accused of murder. The lawyer feels the pull of magic forces beneath the surface of civilization.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Criterion Collection 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA LAS

Simsion, Graeme C.

Summary: Don Tillman and Rosie Jarman are back in Australia after a decade in New York, and they're about to face their most important challenge. Their son, Hudson, is struggling at school: he's socially awkward and not fitting in. Don's spent a lifetime trying to fit in, so who better to teach Hudson the skills he needs? The Hudson Project will require the help of friends old and new, force Don to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Text Publishing 2019

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SIM

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SIM

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SIM

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: Fiction Simson

Corrigan, Kelly

Summary: "From the New York Times bestselling author of The Middle Place comes a new memoir that examines the bond--sometimes nourishing, sometimes exasperating, occasionally divine--between mothers and daughters. When Kelly Corrigan was in high school, her mother neatly summarized the family dynamic as "Your father's the glitter but I'm the glue." This meant nothing to Kelly, who left childhood sure...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 994.4 COR

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