Books tagged: australian childhood

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By the Scruff of the Neck - A Suitcase of Memories
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 124,640. Language: Australian English. Published: April 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Told through the eyes of a young boy, ‘By the Scruff of the Neck’ begins its tale in post-WWII Holland of the 1940s and gives a candid and often humorous account of a Catholic childhood and the dynamics of family life. In contrast, the impact of the German occupation of Holland provides an insight into the privations of the time, as well as the subsequent decision to migrate to Australia in 1952.
Around the Billabong Joey and the Big Race
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 720. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
the animals form the billabong decide to have a big race, but who will the true winnwr be.
Little Australian Pony Girl
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,650. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Horses, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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'The ponies on our farm all get new rugs and shoes long before the people get any new clothes!' so said eight year old Emily to her mother. She was quite right, of course. This is the true story about an Australian childhood, where animals and hard work always come first. From sheep to saddles; rodeos to racing; brumbies to bridles: this is Emily's Australia.
The Aussie Postie
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 120. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment, Fiction » Educational
A day in the life of an Australian postal delivery officer. The Aussie Postie delivers mail on a motorbike. Children in Australia eagerly await the arrival of the "Postie" each day! This picture book will delight children with all the different things a postie does each day!