Diary of a Wombat by Jackie French. Themes: diary writing, geography. Age: 4+ Description: A wombat’s work is never done… Take a trip with a wombat, and discover the ins and outs of her day in this modern classic Australian picture book. There are holes to be dug and territory to be defended – and don’t forget all the eating and sleeping that needs to be squeezed in too!
Celebrate with Jackie French. Best-selling author of over 140 books. She has been announced as the Australian Children’s Laureate for 2014. Check out her books here http://encore.sutherlandshire.nsw.gov.au/iii/encore/search/C__SJackie%20French__Orightresult__U1?lang=eng&suite=cobalt