It's Christmas - from a wombat's point of view. Ages: 3+ Christmas comes but once a year, and it's just as well for Santa's reindeer, who have to fight with Mothball for the carrots left out for them by the local children. And when Mothball takes an unexpected sleigh ride, it's not just Santa who faces the prospect of getting stuck in the chimney. Christmas from a wombat's eye view is always going to be interesting - especially when that wombat is Mothball. Ages: 3+
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Author: Lachlan Creagh
Publisher: Hachette UK
Category: Juvenile Fiction
The bestselling Wombat celebrates Christmas with his friends. Has he remembered everyone's present? 'Tis the night before Christmas, and deep in his burrow, Wombat is busy getting ready for tomorrow. The stockings are hung by the campfire with care, In hopes the Bush Santa soon will be there. Laugh and smile as Wombat searches for the perfect gift to show Emu how much he cares. A fun-filled, beautifully illustrated picture book which celebrates the joy of giving at Christmas - featuring a cast of Aussie wildlife and everyone's favourite wombat.
'Wombats don't have Christmas' the young wombats' father tells them firmly.
Author: Michael Dugan
'Wombats don't have Christmas' the young wombats' father tells them firmly. The young wombats set out to correct this situation; but how can they achieve this without their father finding out what they're up to? A charming story from the author and illustrator of A HOUSE FOR WOMBATS, WOMBAT'S PARTY and WOMBATS CAN'T FLY, now in a pocket edition.
'Happy Christmas, Wombat,' Hugo whispered and Polly's hand tightened in his
and she smiled. 'It is a happy Christmas. And Hugo, okay, maybe I would worry.
Maybe I already do worry. You're a surgeon with amazing skills. You've uprooted
Author: Marion Lennox
Melting his frozen heart Heiress Dr. Pollyanna Hargreaves has been wrapped in cotton wool all her life—now she's determined to strike out on her own! But she never expected to get stuck with handsome GP Dr. Hugo Denver for Christmas. He's meant to have left on holiday with his adorable niece already—not to be tempting her at every turn! As they're forced to work together Hugo's icy exterior soon begins to thaw. And it's not long before Polly realizes that she's falling for him…and for little Ruby, too!
The twelve days of Christmas dogs Conover, Chris. ... The Tub People's
Christmas Cooney, Barbara. The story of Christmas Corderoy, Tracey. It's
Christmas! Corey, Shana. Milly and the ... Christmas wombat Gammell, Stephen.
Wake up, bear.
Author: Rebecca L. Thomas
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
Whether used for thematic story times, program and curriculum planning, readers' advisory, or collection development, this updated edition of the well-known companion makes finding the right picture books for your library a breeze. • Offers easy subject access to children's picture books • Features a user-friendly organization • Provides in-depth indexing and full bibliographic detail
CHRISTMAS Wombat took us to lunch at the yacht club and soon caused chaos
when she accused a four-year-old girl of stealing her Christmas cracker. Things
were beginning to get a bit nasty so the waiter brought out two crackers for ...
Author: John van de Ruit
Publisher: Penguin UK
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Spud's nearly 15 and although he is no longer the youngest or the smallest in his dorm, his second year at boarding school is beset with women trouble, misguided late-night adventures and excruciating family visits. With his dreams of a stage career in tatters after a disastrous house play production of Noah's Ark, Spud, armed with only his wits and his diary, invites us to delve further into the mind of a boy who discovers that the long path to manhood is never easy... especially when all around him the madness continues...
... 184 Christmas Wombat, 176 Complete Adventures of Blinky Bill, The, 180 D Is
for Down Under: An Australia Alphabet, 180 Diary of a Baby Wombat, 176 Diary
of a Wombat, 176 Edward the Emu, 176 Edwina the Emu, 176 Hitler's Daughter, ...
Author: Jamie C. Martin
Young children live with awe and wonder as their daily companions. But as they grow, worries often crowd out wonder. Knowing this, how can parents strengthen their kids’ love for the world so it sticks around for the long haul? Thankfully, parents have at their fingertips a miracle vaccine—one that can boost their kids' immunity to the world’s distractions. Well-chosen stories connect us with others, even those on the other side of the globe. Build your kids’ lives on a story-solid foundation and you’ll give them armor to shield themselves from the world’s cynicism. You’ll give them confidence to persevere in the face of life’s conflicts. You’ll give them a reservoir of compassion that spills over into a lifetime of love in action. Give Your Child the World features inspiring stories, practical suggestions, and carefully curated reading lists of the best children’s literature for each area of the globe. Reading lists are organized by region, country, and age range (ages 4-12). Each listing includes a brief description of the book, its themes, and any content of which parents should be aware. Parents can introduce their children to the world from the comfort of home by simply opening a book together. Give Your Child the World is poised to become a bestselling family reading treasury that promotes literacy, develops a global perspective, and strengthens family bonds while increasing faith and compassion.
Then be sure you bring home plenty , Against hunger make provisionSpear the
fishes in the water , Spear the kangaroo and emu , Spear the native bear and wombat , Trap the black swan and the wild duck . ” THE YOUTH ' s First SPEECH
... for digging various kinds of indigenous tuberous roots , chiefly orchids , eaten
by the natives . Mr. Charles Wilhelmi , in a paper read before the Royal Society of
Victoria in 1859 , says : - “ A blackfellow with a yam - stick can dig out a wombat ...
What would you think of a hand - to - hand combat , Not with a wolf , but a
thorough - bred wombat , And nought but your tooth ... Now , while they were all
laughing over this poetry , and drinking their wine , and a certain sex that Christmas in ...
From the creators of the delightful QUEEN VICTORIA'S UNDERPANTS comes the story of the first 'traditional' Christmas, complete with a Christmas tree and presents for the family, as seen from the point of view of Queen Victoria's dogs.
Author: Bruce Whatley
Publisher: HarperCollins Australia
Category: Juvenile Fiction
From the creators of the delightful QUEEN VICTORIA'S UNDERPANTS comes the story of the first 'traditional' Christmas, complete with a Christmas tree and presents for the family, as seen from the point of view of Queen Victoria's dogs. Something strange is happening at the palace and the dogs can't work it out. the cooks are busy ... are royal visitors arriving? Mysterious parcels are arriving. And most curious of all ... what is that tree doing in Prince Albert's study? From the creators of the delightful QUEEN VICtORIA'S UNDERPANtS come the story of the first 'traditional' Christmas, complete with a Christmas tree and presents for the family, as seen from the point of view of Queen Victoria's dogs.
KOALAS CHRISTMAS SHIRLEY J . GRAHAM A YUMMY ALICE T . SMITH
PAGEANT candy dates '. christmas Pudding An ... WOMBAT ( sadly ) — A pity ,
Mr . Emu , that we can ' t give our children homemade treats for Christmas . MR .
IN SEARCH OF FATHER CHRISTMAS Wombat Prodns . , 1983. ... portrayals of
Father Christmas , Santa Lucia , and St. Nicholas ; glimpses of families and
worshipers ; and European legends and traditions are shown as 11 - year - old
Two films will also be popular : Curious George Goes to the Hospital ( Churchill
Films , 1985 ) and In Search of Father Christmas ( Wombat Productions , 1985 ) .
The poster of Bill Cosby sharing a book with four multiethnic youngsters ( ALA ...
Author: Diana L. Spirt
Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
Category: Literary Criticism
Concise summaries of 81 books arranged under nine developmental goals for middle grade readers.
She eats. She sleeps. She scratches. She goes to school... She sleeps. She eats. She scratches - and finds a hole. When Mothball discovers a new hole, it unexpectedly leads her to the local school. the children learn that wombats love carrots and grass, while Mothball learns that lunch boxes contain very few carrots, that sports sheds can be a good place to have a nap, and that when you're brown and round, it's not a good idea to get too close to a ball ... Ages 3 years plus