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Emu, Claire Saxby & Graham Byrne

Label
Emu
Title
Emu
Statement of responsibility
Claire Saxby & Graham Byrne
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the open forest, Emu gathers granite-green eggs under soft feathers. Emu will care for the eggs and protect the stripy chicks once they hatch. There are many hazards in the forest for this unusual family
Member of
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
Award
  • Children's Book Council of Australia: Notable Australian Children's Book
  • Wilderness Society Australia Environment Award for Children's Literature, 2015.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10410956
Cataloging source
BT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Saxby, Claire
Dewey number
598
Illustrations
illustrations
Intended audience
For primary school age
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 3
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Byrne, Graham
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Nature storybooks
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Emus
  • Birds
Target audience
primary
Label
Emu, Claire Saxby & Graham Byrne
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Control code
775746
Dimensions
28 x 26 cm.
Extent
28 pages
Isbn
9781922179708
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Other physical details
colour illustrations
Label
Emu, Claire Saxby & Graham Byrne
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Control code
775746
Dimensions
28 x 26 cm.
Extent
28 pages
Isbn
9781922179708
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Other physical details
colour illustrations

Library Locations

    • Lionel Bowen Library and Community CentreBorrow it
      669-673 Anzac Parade, Marouba, NSW, 2035, AU
      -33.938111 151.237977
    • Malabar Community LibraryBorrow it
      1203 Anzac Parade, Matraville, NSW, 2036, AU
      -33.962293 151.245961
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