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Thursday, July 9, 2020 | History

3 edition of Australian picture books found in the catalog.

Australian picture books

Janine Betty Schmidt

Australian picture books

a select annotated bibliography, 1978-1983

by Janine Betty Schmidt

  • 270 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by School of Library and Information Studies, Kuring-Gai College of Advanced Education in Lindfield, N.S.W .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia,
  • Australia.
    • Subjects:
    • Children"s literature, Australian -- Bibliography.,
    • Illustrated children"s books -- Australia -- Bibliography.,
    • Picture books for children -- Bibliography.,
    • Children -- Books and reading -- Australia.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 182.

      Statementby Janine Betty Schmidt and Barbara Poston-Anderson with the assistance of Gay Howells.
      ContributionsPoston-Anderson, Barbara., Howells, Gay.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ1037 .S363 1984, PN1009.A1 .S363 1984
      The Physical Object
      Pagination182 p. :
      Number of Pages182
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2593646M
      ISBN 100909177449
      LC Control Number85147236

      Think about the children’s books that you see on the shelves of Australian bookstores. How many of these books provide insight into non-Western cultures? How many are translations? Multicultural books . Aug 3, - 40 of our Australian picture book favourites, some newly published, others have stood the test of time. Some are very obviously Australian with unquestionably Australian themes, settings .

      A Boy, a Dog, and a Frog, the first book in this series, launched Mercer Mayer’s distinguished career over twenty-five years ago, and also helped to create the wordless picture book genre. Full of warm hearted mischief and play, the books .   In Australian picture books, family representation has been overwhelmingly traditional; not just “intact”, but specifically white, middle class, with a mum, dad, and a (frequently blonde) male.

      Allen & Unwin is Australia's leading independent book publisher and has been voted "Publisher of the Year" thirteen times including the inaugural award in and eleven times since Picture books .   Many thanks to Magabala Books who sent me the first three books featured for review purposes. Magabala are Australia’s oldest Indigenous publishing house. They are a not-for-profit dedicated to preserving and celebrating Indigenous culture. The images and titles of each book will take you to the Australian .


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