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Brindabella

Author: Ursula Dubosarsky; Andrew Joyner, (Illustrator)
Publisher: Crows Nest, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is a story about a boy called Pender and a kangaroo called Brindabella, about how they became friends, and all the things that happened to them because of it. Pender and his father live in an old house made of honey-coloured stone in the bush by the river, with only the company of his father's paintings and the loyal dog, Billy-Bob. Then, on one winter morning, a gunshot amongst the trees changes everything.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Children's stories
Electronic books
Fiction
Juvenile works
Animal fiction
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Dubosarsky, Ursula, 1961-
Brindabella.
Crows Nest, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 2018
(OCoLC)1019897793
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ursula Dubosarsky; Andrew Joyner, (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781760635817 1760635812
OCLC Number: 1029761468
Awards: Short-listed for Best Book for Younger Readers 2019 (Australia)
Short-listed for CBCA Awards 2019 (Australia)
Short-listed for Best Designed Children's Fiction Book 2019 (Australia)
Description: 1 online resource (190 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Cover; Also by the author/illustrator; Title page; Copyright; Dedication; ONE; TWO; THREE; FOUR; FIVE; SIX; SEVEN; EIGHT; NINE; TEN; ELEVEN; TWELVE; THIRTEEN; FOURTEEN; FIFTEEN; SIXTEEN; SEVENTEEN; EIGHTEEN; NINETEEN; TWENTY; TWENTY-ONE; TWENTY-TWO; TWENTY-THREE; TWENTY-FOUR; TWENTY-FIVE; A note from Ursula and Andrew; About the author; About the illustrator
Responsibility: written by Ursula Dubosarsky ; illustrated by Andrew Joyner.

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This is a story about a boy called Pender and a kangaroo called Brindabella, about how they became friends, and all the things that happened to them because of it. Pender and his father live in an old house made of honey-coloured stone in the bush by the river, with only the company of his father's paintings and the loyal dog, Billy-Bob. Then, on one winter morning, a gunshot amongst the trees changes everything. When Pender rescues Brindabella from the pouch of her murdered mother, an unusual friendship blossoms between the lonely boy and the orphaned joey. But Brindabella is no ordinary kangaroo. And though Pender has saved her life, the untameable wildness of the bush--and freedom--call to her ...

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