Book #3 Journey of the Great Lake

Land of the Magpie Goose People

by Percy Trezise

On Sale: 10/09/2001

Format:

Paperback

About the Book

Jadianta, Lande and Jalmor, children of the Kadimakara People, are lost - swept away from their home by a fierce storm. the children survived the unfamiliar surroundings of the friendly Dingo People, but now, in the Land of the Magpie Goose People, they face giant goannas and marsupial lions. Will Jadianta, Lande and Jalmor ever see their family again? Journey of the Great Lake is a beautifully illustrated series which follows the journey of three children, providing a unique picture of Australia during this ancient time. Read the story of Jadianta, Lande and Jalmor, then follow their path as they travel to find their way home on the specially provided poster-sized map included with the book.

Product Details

  • ISBN: 9780207198748
  • ISBN 10: 0207198748
  • Imprint: HarperCollins - AU
  • On Sale: 10/09/2001
  • Pages: 32
  • List Price: 14.99 AUD
  • BISAC1: JUVENILE FICTION / General

Biography

Percy Trezise AM (1923 - 2005) was a painter and writer as well as an historian and documenter of Aboriginal rock art. Trezise served in the RAAF during WW2, and from 1956 he worked in northern Australia as an airline pilot. From the air he would gauge areas likely to contain Aboriginal rock art that he would later explore. Trezise collaborated on a series of children’s books with Aboriginal artist Dick Roughsey, and as well as being a member of the Order of Australia, in 2004 he received an Honorary Doctorate from James Cook University.


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