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Banjo and Ruby Red - Libby Gleeson; Freya Blackwood (Illustrator)
Call Number: G JF GLE
ISBN: 9781921541087
Publication Date: 2014-10-01
Pride and Prejudice and The Taming of the Shrew meet at the chicken shed in this funny and touching story of antagonism and love Banjo is a hardworking farm dog and Ruby Red is haughtychicken, and they never see eye to eye. But when Ruby Red falls ill, the tables seem about to turn. Stunning illustrations perfectly capture the endearing personalities of boisterous Banjo and headstrong Ruby Red.

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Baby bedtime - Mem Fox
Call Number: G JF FOX
Publication Date: 2014
A lullaby to babies everywhere, Baby Bedtime is a lyrical tribute to the love inspired by the little people in our lives.This enchanting read-aloud story combines the talents of Australia's premier picture-book writer, Mem Fox, author of Possum Magic and Where is the Green Sheep?, and acclaimed illustrator Emma Quay, creator of Rudie Nudie and Not a Cloud in the Sky.

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Rudie nudie - Emma Quay
Call Number: G JF QUA
ISBN: 9780733323355
Publication Date: 2011
A delightful celebration of those nudie moments between bath and bedtime from award-winning author and illustrator Emma Quay. 'One, two Rudie Nudie, Rudie Nudie in the bath...' Emma Quay captures all the joy and energy of childhood in this irresistible rhyming tale. With its charming illustrations and lively text, 'Rudie Nudie' is destined to become an instant family favourite! Winner of Book of the Year for Younger Children in the 2012 Australian Book Industry Awards and shortlisted in the 2012 Children's Book Council of Australia Awards Ages 2+


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Press Here - Tullet, Herve
Call Number: G JF TUL
ISBN: 9781742375281
Publication Date: 2010
Press here. That's right. Just press the yellow dot...and turn the page. This irresistible picture book is ideal for sharing with children and has created a sensation worldwide

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The Tall Man and the Twelve Babies - Tom Niland Champion; Kilmeny Niland; Deborah Niland (Illustrator)
Call Number: G JF CHA
ISBN: 9781742371153
Publication Date: 2011-11-01
From a family team, this hilarious story is a riotous triumph of problem-solving In a big, big city, In a tiny, tiny apartment, Lived a tall, tall man And twelve babies. All the boys were called Alistair. All the girls were called Charlene. One day the door slams shut . . . with the Charlenes on one side and the Alistairs on the other. What will the tall man do?

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The brothers Quibble - Aaron Blabey
Call Number: G JF BLA
ISBN: 9780670076000
Publication Date: 2014
Spalding Quibble ruled the roost.He shared it with no other.But then his parents introduceda brand new baby brother.Uh oh.A picture book about love (and war) from the award-winning author of Pearl Barley and Charlie Parsley, the Dreadful Fluff and Noah Dreary.


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