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How the birds got their colours

Author: Pamela Lofts; Mary Albert
Publisher: Gosford, N.S.W. : Scholastic Australia, 2011.
Series: An Aboriginal story.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This book is based on a story told by Mary Albert, of the Bardi people, to Aboriginal children living in Broome, Western Australia. The illustrations are adapted from their paintings of the story. Mary Albert said, "Would you like to hear a story from long ago? My mother used to tell me lots of stories, but this story I loved the best, because I loved the birds."--publisher website.
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Genre/Form: Folklore
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Folklore Juvenile literature
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pamela Lofts; Mary Albert
ISBN: 9781741699678 1741699673
OCLC Number: 729315068
Description: 1 volume : color illustrations ; 36 x 44 cm.
Series Title: An Aboriginal story.
Responsibility: told by Mary Albert ; compiled by Pamela Lofts.

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"This book is based on a story told by Mary Albert, of the Bardi people, to Aboriginal children living in Broome, Western Australia. The illustrations are adapted from their paintings of the story. Mary Albert said, "Would you like to hear a story from long ago? My mother used to tell me lots of stories, but this story I loved the best, because I loved the birds."--publisher website.

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