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Malu Kangaroo: How the First Children Learnt to Surf

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Publisher Comments:

This poignant story tells of how people first learned to surf through Malu Kangaroo, a kangaroo spirit, who carves a piece of wood and takes it to some children playing on a beach. He floats it on the water and shows them how to use it. The children learn to balance and guide the board through the waves "riding the high crests" and "flying before the crashing breakers."

About the Author

Judith Morecroft worked for many years as a teacher. Bronwyn Bancroft is an Aboriginal artist whose works are collected and shown internationally. Her previous books include An Australian ABC of Animals and Big Rain Coming.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781921272028
Publisher:
Little Hare Books
Subject:
Water Sports
Illustrator:
Bancroft, Bronwyn
Author:
Bancroft, Bronwyn
Author:
Morecroft, Judith
Subject:
Sports & Recreation - Water Sports
Subject:
Kangaroos
Subject:
Surfing
Subject:
Children s-Sports Fiction-Water Sports
Edition Description:
Hardback - picture book
Publication Date:
20080801
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
from K up to 2
Language:
English
Illustrations:
YES
Pages:
40
Dimensions:
11 x 8.5 x 0.2 in 1 lb
Children's Book Type:
Picture / Wordless
Age Level:
05-07

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