Author captures the essence of the ANZAC legend
A piece of Australian history comes alive.
Famous illustrator highlights courage of WWI soldiers
A slice of Australian history
No pet is more loyal than a dog
Two picture books sure to please canine lovers.
A story that needs to be told
A rare account of a boy on Schindler's List.
An engaging and fast-paced read for boys and girls, even very reluctant readers.
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|highly recommended: you must read this!
recommended: age-appropriate and entertaining
acceptable: not outstanding but not problematic
some reservations: contains potentially problematic scenes or concepts
not recommended: not appropriate for intended readers