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Bancroft, Bronwyn

Overview
Works: 102 works in 230 publications in 2 languages and 6,858 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Folklore  Pictorial works  Legends  Dictionaries  Anecdotes  History  Board books  Poetry 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.G299, E
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Most widely held works by Bronwyn Bancroft
Big rain coming by Katrina Germein( Book )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Though everyone eagerly awaits the rain, it is slow in coming
Ready to dream by Donna Jo Napoli( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While drawing pictures of the animals she sees on her trip to Australia, a young girl named Ally meets Pauline, an aborigine woman and fellow artist, from whom Ally learns that art is not always created with just paper and paints, and that mistakes are actually happy accidents
Sun Mother wakes the world : an Australian creation story by Diane Wolkstein( Book )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Aboriginal creation story in which the Sun slowly brings life to the Earth
Dreamtime : aboriginal stories by Oodgeroo Noonuccal( Book )

4 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first half of the book describes episodes from Oodgeroo's childhood days; the second half is made up of Aboriginal folklore and new stories written in traditional Aboriginal forms
Sam's bush journey by Sally Morgan( Book )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While visiting his grandmother, a city boy learns to appreciate the bush which surrounds her Australian house
Malu Kangaroo : how the first children learnt to surf by Judith Morecroft( Book )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and Slovenian and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Malu-Kangaroo shows the first children how to play with the ocean
An Australian 1, 2, 3 of animals by Bronwyn Bancroft( Book )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces young readers to numbers by counting artistic depictions of Australian animals
An Australian abc of animals by Bronwyn Bancroft( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animals for each letter of the alphabet are illustrated in Australian aboriginal style
W is for wombat : my first Australian word book by Bronwyn Bancroft( Book )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Australian themed alphabet book
Why I love Australia by Bronwyn Bancroft( Book )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an artistic look at some of the diverse landscapes that make up Australia, from its rivers, plains, beaches, rain forests, and grasslands, to its cities and suburbs
Possum and wattle : my first big book of Australian words by Bronwyn Bancroft( Book )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It is about Australian words - flora, fauna and aboriginal cultural objects. It is highly illustrated with aboriginal art and has an introduction for children into aboriginal words"--Provided by publisher
The whalers by Percy Mumbulla( Book )

12 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the aboriginal whalers of Twofold Bay who worked with the killer whales in herding other whales to their death at the end of a harpoon spear
Kun-man-gur the Rainbow Serpent by James Cowan( Book )

6 editions published between 1987 and 2000 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this retelling of an Aboriginal creation myth, the Rainbow Serpent, Kun-man-gur, finds a home and food for the flying foxes after he punishes a bat for saying that they smelled bad. Includes a foreword explaining the background and importance of the myth
Kangaroo and crocodile : my big book of Australian animals by Bronwyn Bancroft( Book )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A companion title to the best-selling Possum and Wattle: My Big Book of Australian Words, this is a book of Australian animals and landscapes . from eagles to echidnas, geckos to crocodies, from desert animals to creatures of the coral reef. Bronwyn.s beautiful artwork is perfect for teaching first concepts with its bright colours and bold lines
Stradbroke dreamtime by Oodgeroo Noonuccal( Book )

9 editions published between 1982 and 1999 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stories from the old and new dreamtime from Stradbroke - Aboriginal folklorer_
Dirrangun by Bronwyn Bancroft( Book )

9 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dirrangun at Tooloom related by Eustan Williams - Dirrangun at Baryulgil related by Lucy Daley; The stories were collected by Roland Robinson and were scribed phonetically so as to faithfully record oral tradition
Patterns of Australia by Bronwyn Bancroft( Book )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patterns of Australia represents a series of Australian landscapes and habitats (including the rainforest, desert, waterhole, coastal/ocean, bush, river, sky, wetlands, night-time and wildflowers) in "patterns", as seen through the eyes of acclaimed indigenous artist Bronwyn Bancroft. Ages 5+
In your dreams by Sally Morgan( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Susie is supposed to write about what she wants to be when she grows up. But she doesn't have a clue! When she has a series of puzzling dreams, Gran encourages her to think about their deeper meaning and Susie soon finds she knows what to write after all."--Provided by publisher
The Outback by Annaliese Porter( Book )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aust'n author Annaliese Porter captures the Australian outback in all its moods in this moving bush ballad about the country's vast interior
Dan's grandpa by Sally Morgan( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Bronwyn Bancroft

Bronwyn Bancroft ontwerpster uit Australië

Бронвін Бенкрофт

برونوين بانكروفت

밴크로프트, 브로닌 1912-1992

뱅크로프트, 브로닌 1912-1992

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Ready to dreamSun Mother wakes the world : an Australian creation storyDreamtime : aboriginal storiesSam's bush journeyMalu Kangaroo : how the first children learnt to surfAn Australian 1, 2, 3 of animalsAn Australian abc of animalsW is for wombat : my first Australian word book