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I'm Australian Too - Mem Fox

I'm Australian Too

By: Mem Fox, Ronojoy Ghosh (Illustrator)

Hardcover

Published: 1st March 2017
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I'm Australian! How about you? Many people from many places have come across the seas, to make Australia their home. How Australian is that?

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I'm Australian Too
 
4.8

(based on 10 reviews)

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Pros

  • Deserves multiple readings (9)
  • Easy to read (9)
  • Well written (9)
  • Informative (6)

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  • Gift (3)
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4.0

I would recommend this book

By 

from Melbourne australia

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Pros

  • Deserves Multiple Readings
  • Easy To Read
  • Informative

Cons

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    • Younger Readers

    Comments about I'm Australian Too:

    Reading and discussing with grandchildren

    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Multicultural statement

    By 

    from Gold Coast

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    Pros

    • A great topic to discuss with children.
    • Deserves Multiple Readings
    • Easy To Read
    • Informative
    • Well Written

    Cons

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      • Older Readers
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      Comments about I'm Australian Too:

      I bought 3 copies to give my grandchildren.

       
      5.0

      Such an important message for all.

      By 

      from Adelaide

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      • Deserves Multiple Readings
      • Easy To Read
      • Informative
      • Well Written

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        Comments about I'm Australian Too:

        The children loved this book and so did I.

         
        5.0

        Great for kids

        By 

        from Queensland

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        Pros

        • Deserves Multiple Readings
        • Easy To Read
        • Informative
        • Well Written

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          Comments about I'm Australian Too:

          Great for teaching children about our multi-cultural country

           
          5.0

          Absolutely gorgeous book

          By 

          from Sydney

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          • Deserves Multiple Readings
          • Easy To Read
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              Comments about I'm Australian Too:

              Gorgeous children's book. Purchased for Aussie friends who are having a child overseas. Short n sweet, definitely recommend.

               
              5.0

              A beautiful book

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              from Australia

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              Pros

              • Deserves Multiple Readings
              • Informative
              • Well Written

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                • Younger Readers

                Comments about I'm Australian Too:

                I bought this book to read to my Year 1 class. It is a beautiful way to demonstrate accepting others from a variety of countries and how we became connected in this wonderful country of ours.

                 
                5.0

                Another great book from Mem Fox!

                By 

                from Australia

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                • Deserves Multiple Readings
                • Easy To Read
                • Well Written

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                  Comments about I'm Australian Too:

                  I have bought this book for all my grandchildren. They live overseas and have an Australian parent but Irish, Brazillian and American parents too.This is a perfect book for any child.

                   
                  5.0

                  Love what this book depicts

                  By 

                  from Temora

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                  • Easy To Read
                  • Well Written

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                    Comments about I'm Australian Too:

                    Lovely gift for our grandsons naming day

                     
                    4.0

                    A much needed book for all primary educators

                    By 

                    from Perth

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                    Pros

                    • Deserves Multiple Readings
                    • Easy To Read
                    • Page-Turner
                    • Well Written

                    Cons

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                      • Gift
                      • Younger Readers

                      Comments about I'm Australian Too:

                      This book explores all different ways of being an Australian and addresses those sometime hard to talk about topics! An educator must!

                      (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      5.0

                      Colourful message for young Australians

                      By 

                      from Pinjarra WA Australia

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                      Pros

                      • Deserves Multiple Readings
                      • Easy To Read
                      • Informative
                      • Well Written

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                        • Younger Readers

                        Comments about I'm Australian Too:

                        Great book for Harmony Day at school.

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                        Mem Fox

                        Mem Fox was born in Australia, grew up in Africa, studied drama in England, and returned to Adelaide, Australia in 1970, where she has lived with her husband, Malcolm, and daughter Chloë, happily ever after.

                        Mem Fox is Australia’s most highly regarded picture-book author. Her first book, Possum Magic, is the best selling children’s book ever in Australia, with sales of over three and a half million. And in the USA Time for Bed and Wilfrid Gordon McDonald Partridge have each sold over a million copies. Time for Bed is on Oprah’s list of the twenty best children’s books of all time.

                        Mem has written over thirty picture books for children and five non-fiction books for adults, including the best-selling Reading Magic, aimed at parents of very young children. Her most recent book Ten Little Fingers and Ten Little Toes beautifully illustrated by Helen Oxenbury, was on the New York Times bestseller lists for 16 weeks in 2008/2009.

                        Mem Fox was an Associate Professor in Literacy Studies at Flinders University in Adelaide (Australia), where she taught teachers for twenty four years until her early retirement in 1996. She has received many civic awards, honours and accolades in Australia, including two honorary doctorates. She has visited the United States over one hundred times, mostly in her role as a literacy expert although she is also a well-known author in America. She is an influential international consultant in literacy, but she pretends to sit around writing full time.

                        Visit Mem Fox's Booktopia Author Page


                        ISBN: 9781760276218
                        ISBN-10: 1760276219
                        Audience: Children
                        Format: Hardcover
                        Language: English
                        Number Of Pages: 32
                        Published: 1st March 2017
                        Publisher: Scholastic Australia
                        Country of Publication: AU
                        Dimensions (cm): 25.7 x 24.7  x 0.8
                        Weight (kg): 0.41