Australian Artist Bronwyn Bancroft's imagery elevates this simple abc book to a work or art.
From A-Z, this hardcover board book is robust enough for a baby but the detailed and interesting animals will also keep your toddler intrigued and entertained. Animals in this book are:
Ant, Bandicoot, Cockatoo, Dingo, Echidna, Frog, Goanna, Honeyeater, Ibis, Jellyfish, Kangaroo, Lyrebird, Mouse, Night Hawk, Owl, Possum, Quoll, Robin, Snake, Turtle, Ulysses Butterfly, Velvet Worm, Wombat, Yabby, Zebra Lionfish.
About the Author
Born in Tenterfield, northern New South Wales, Bronwyn Bancroft is a descendant of the Djanbun clan of the Bundjalung nation. Bronwyn is a leading Indigenous artist, illustrator and art administrator whose work is held at the National Gallery of Australia, the Art Gallery of New South Wales and the Australian Museum.
Brownyn is also notable for being amongst the first Australian fashion designers invited to show her work in Paris. She has illustrated and/or written 40 children's books, several of those award-winning. Inspired by her deep love of country, Bronwyn is a master craftswoman of vibrant, visual narratives, and her way of capturing the beauty of Australia is unparalleled.
She also has a long history of involvement in community activism and is dedicated to the advancement of equal learning opportunities for all people.