Children's Books

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  • Dordenap Boodja Wongki

    Stories from Bibulmun and Wardandi Country
    The fifteen stories in this collection were unearthed from the Battye Library achieves and are a unique compilation of legends from Bibulmun and Wardandi Noongar country documented by Debra Buller-Murphy. Buller-Murphy’s uncle, Alfred John Bussell who had also prepared a Dordenup Wongie manuscript of the dialect, compiled the word lists and examples of sentence in Buller-Murphy’s manuscript. 
  • Family Readers Series (English)

    This is a series of seven books about family relationships. Each book takes the children on an adventure with a different family member. We see dolphins with Mum at the beach, and go fishing with Dad at the river. We get oysters and prawns with Aunty, and Uncle takes us on the train to the football. Grandma shows us lots of animals in the bush and Grandfather teaches us how to make and throw spears. The books are beautifully illustrated with fun characters that experience Aboriginal life and traditions in the bush.


  • This is Me

    My Body Book

    This book shows names for parts of the body. Originally published in Luritja and English and now also in Noongar.

  • Numbers

    A brightly coloured, early childhood level book illustrating numbers 1-10, with illustrations by Patsy Mudgedell


  • Colours

    A bright book illustrating twelve colours with illustrations by Patsy Mudgedell


  • The Red Dress Woman, (Bringimbek olabat la kemp, Bringing them home)

    A beautifully illustrated poem about the homecoming of stolen generation children. Written by Gloria Daylight Corliss with illustrations by Patsy Mudgedell


  • Ngany Me

    My Body Book

    This book shows names for parts of the body in Noongar. This book is based on a previous publication designed by the staff at the Titjikala Childcare Centre in 2005


  • Gulumerrdjin Madawa

    Larrakia Animals

    An introduction to Larrakia language, the language of the Gulumerrdjin (Larrakia) people of the Darwin and Cox Peninsula regions (NT), through a selection of animal-related words and original illustrations provided by Gulumerrdjin artist Jason Lee. Suitable for early learners and those interested in Larrakia language.