Indigenous Australian junior & middle books

Yinti, Desert Child

Yinti, Desert Child

Pat Lowe, Jimmy Pike

The first book in the Yinti series of three books. The stories are linked in a sequence that shows Yinti's development from a young bushie to a competent station worker and adult.

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Yinti, Desert Cowboy

Yinti, Desert Cowboy

Pat Lowe, Jimmy Pike

Gradually, Yinti and Wara grew accustomed to station life. They no longer ran and hid when they saw a motorcar coming along the road towards them. The third book in the Yinti series of three books.

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Yinti, Desert Dog

Yinti, Desert Dog

Pat Lowe, Jimmy Pike

The second book in the Yinti series. Yinti and the hunting dingo, Spinifex, walk out of the desert together and Yinti sees a white man for the first time: 'Look at that kartiya,' whispered Yinti, giggling. 'You can see the blood...

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 Read reviewUbby's Underdogs: Return of the Dragons

Ubby’s Underdogs: Return of the Dragons

Brenton E. McKenna

The long-awaited, final book in the Ubby's Underdogs trilogy.

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 Read reviewWombat, Mudlark & Other Stories

Wombat, Mudlark & Other Stories

Helen Milroy

From a falling star to a lonely whale, an entertaining lizard to an enterprising penguin, these Indigenous stories are full of wonder, adventure and enduring friendships.

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Black Cockatoo

Black Cockatoo

Carl Merrison, Hakea Hustler

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Japarrika

Japarrika

Tiwi College Alalinguwi Jarrakarlinga, Shelley Ware, David Lawrence

A powerful story about finding the courage to believe in yourself, written by senior students of Tiwi College in collaboration with David Lawrence and Shelley Ware. Penguin Random House will donate all profits from the sale of...

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Grandpa, Me & Poetry

Grandpa, Me & Poetry

Sally Morgan, Craig Smith

Melly likes poems that rhyme with words like frog, bog, doggedy-dog.

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 Read reviewMy Girragundji (20th Anniversary Edition)

My Girragundji (20th Anniversary Edition)

Meme McDonald, Boori Monty Pryor

The 20th anniversary edition of the award-winning, much loved story that tells how a little tree frog helps a boy find the courage to face his fears.

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Bush and Beyond: Stories from Country

Bush and Beyond: Stories from Country

Tjalaminu Mia

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Shallow in the Deep End

Shallow in the Deep End

Tiwi College Al Alalinguwi Jarrakarlinga

Erica wants a dog. So dad brings home a new pet... a baby water buffalo! Shallow the buffalo and her friend Bruno the dog have a lot of fun, get in a lot of trouble and create a lot of havoc.

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Dead Man's Gold

Dead Man’s Gold

Michael Torres, Sharyn Egan

Billy Stone rides out one morning, headed for the cattle muster at Black Hills Station, but a stop at the waterhole in No-Man's Gorge leads to some startling discoveries. Dead Man's Gold is the story of an Aboriginal drover whose...

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Patty Takes Charge (Game Day! Book 3)

Patty Takes Charge (Game Day! Book 3)

Patty (Patrick) Mills, Jared Thomas

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Patty and the Shadows: Game Day! 2

Patty and the Shadows: Game Day! 2

Patty (Patrick) Mills, Jared Thomas

A fantastic and fun basketball series by Australian Olympian and NBA star Patty Mills that will entertain young readers, inspire kids to achieve their goals through sport, and showcase Patty's pride in his Indigenous heritage.

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Patty Hits the Court: Game Day! 1

Patty Hits the Court: Game Day! 1

Jared Thomas, Patty (Patrick) Mills

A fantastic and fun basketball series by Australian Olympian and NBA star Patty Mills that will entertain young readers, inspire kids to achieve their goals through sport, and showcase Patty's pride in his Indigenous heritage.

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Cyclones and Shadows: Stories from Up North

Cyclones and Shadows: Stories from Up North

Laura Dudgeon, Pat Dudgeon, Sabrina Dudgeon, Darlene Oxenham

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I Open the Door...

I Open the Door…

Gregg Dreise, Ann James, Judy Watson

I Open the Door...contains nine interconnected stories, all of which begin and end with opening a door. The young author/illustrators at the 2016 Spinifex Writing Camp were encouraged to let their imaginations run wild, and the...

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Teter Mek and the Mystery of Pearl Shell Island

Teter Mek and the Mystery of Pearl Shell Island

Jasmin Herro, Kevin Lee

Clunk! When a canoe crashes into the hull of the pearling boat Nimah after a huge storm, the crew is amazed to find a young girl aboard - but she's lost her memory and can't speak! Is she an Islander? Where is her family? How did...

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Matty's Comeback

Matty’s Comeback

Anita Heiss

Matty loves football. He's South Sydney's number one fan and the star scorer in his own local team. He knows he can help his team to the semifinals and beyond. But things don't go to plan, and now it seems Matty won't be able to...

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Yirra and her Deadly Dog, Demon

Yirra and her Deadly Dog, Demon

Anita Heiss

Yirra's mum's sick of vacuuming up fur balls, the neighbours are fed up having their undies nicked from the clothesline, and her step-dad just wants his slippers back. If Yirra doesn't find a dog trainer soon, she'll have to give...

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Kicking Goals with Goodesy and Magic

Kicking Goals with Goodesy and Magic

Adam Goodes, Anita Heiss, Michael O'Loughlin

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My Australian Story: Our Race for Reconciliation

My Australian Story: Our Race for Reconciliation

Anita Heiss

Mel Gordon loves running, and watching Seinfeld, but mostly she loves Cathy Freeman. It's 2000 and the Olympics are going to be held in Australia. In a year of surprises, Mel finds out that ..

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Sea Horse

Sea Horse

Bruce Pascoe

Written with gentle humour and a beautiful interpretation of landscape, this adventure story about Jack and his family is reminiscent of endless summers, azure seas and sandy white beaches. Jack, his dad Vince, sister Tanya, and...

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Mrs Whitlam

Bruce Pascoe

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Stradbroke Dreamtime: Deluxe Edition

Stradbroke Dreamtime: Deluxe Edition

Oodgeroo Nunukul, B Bancroft

A new edition of this classic title.

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The Girl from the Great Sandy Desert

The Girl from the Great Sandy Desert

Jukuna Mona Chuguna, Pat Lowe, Mervyn Street

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 Read reviewUbby's Underdogs: The Legend of the Phoenix Dragon

Ubby’s Underdogs: The Legend of the Phoenix Dragon

Brenton E. McKenna, Banjo Woorunmurra

It is the late 1940s and Broome, a small pearling town in the heart of an ancient land, is recovering from WWII. Ubby, a smart, street-wise Aboriginal girl, is the leader of a small rag-tag gang known as the 'Underdogs'. She meets...

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Ubby’s Underdogs: Heroes Beginning

Brenton E. McKenna

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Dog Emergency

Dog Emergency

Sally Morgan, Craig Smith

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Kakadu Calling: Stories for Kids

Kakadu Calling: Stories for Kids

Jane Garlil Christophersen, Christine Christophersen

From Dinky the Dingo to Finding My Way Home, Jane Christophersen presents an engaging collection of short stories for young readers. Jane reveals the wonders of daily life in the bush and includes messages about caring for the...

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Deadly D and Justice Jones: Rising Star

Deadly D and Justice Jones: Rising Star

Scott Prince, David Hartley

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Deadly D and Justice Jones: The Search

Deadly D and Justice Jones: The Search

Scott Prince, Dave Hartley

This third instalment in the Deadly D series is another page-turning adventure story that sees Dylan and his loyal friend, Justice Jones, desperately trying to keep the secret of Deadly D from being revealed to the world. 

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Deadly D and Justice Jones: Making the Team

Deadly D and Justice Jones: Making the Team

Scott Prince, David Hartley

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