"A beautiful Australian take on a classic nursery rhyme 'Once I heard a little wombat stomp stomp stomp...' Read along and act out the movements as these baby Australian animals eat, play and settle down for nap time."
About the Author
Renee Treml was inspired by Australia's wildlife and native birds after moving from America to Brisbane in 2007. Renee loves to create artworks that highlight the subtle details of nature with delicacy and humour. Renee creates limited edition prints for design markets and online retailers and her work is becoming well known in the Australian art and design world. Her first picture book, One Very Tired Wombat, was shortlisted for the 2013 CBCA Crichton Award.
"A wombat, a bilby, a puggle (platypus), and others are monochromatically illustrated in realistic yet adorable fashion against colorful backdrops." --Kirkus Reviews, July 1, 2016 "a lyrical tour of Australian wildlife." "Publishers Weekly," May 16, 2016" "Board books about animals are always a big hit, but this is one of the favorites in our household. This sweet rhyming story features a unique cast of Australian baby animals including a wombat, a bilby, a sogar glider, and other creatures your little one might not have heard of yet"--LaurenConrad.com "Full of wonderful illustrations and a bouncy rhyming text that is full of action and sound words, this wonderful little story will delight young children." --Through the Looking Glass Children's Book Reviews "a lyrical tour of Australian wildlife." --Publishers Weekly, May 16, 2016
For Ages: 3 - 5 years old
Format: Board Book
Number Of Pages: 24
Published: 3rd August 2015
Publisher: Random House Australia
Country of Publication: AU
Dimensions (cm): 15.9 x 16.0 x 1.6
Weight (kg): 0.25
Edition Number: 1