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  • Remembered by Heart

    by Sally Morgan

    ‘You can’t change the past, but you can live a different future.’ Bronwyn Bancroft

    ‘These stories are powerful: sharing pain, humour, grief, hope and pride. Pride in family, community and survival. Pride in being Aboriginal.’ Sally Morgan

    From life in the desert to growing up on a mission, enduring devastating policies in the 1930s to bravely…Read more »

    Price $17.99 Add to cart

  • Dreamers

    by Ezekiel Kwaymullina with illustrations by Sally Morgan

    We are the dream and the dreamers — so begins this beautifully written story that celebrates the imagination of children at play. Complemented by Sally Morgan’s rich and colourful illustrations, the book is full of movementRead more »

    Price $24.99 Add to cart

  • Badudu Stories

    by May O'Brien with illustrations by Angela Leaney

    What’s it like for an Aboriginal child to move from a remote community college to a mainstream school? These are true stories written from the child’s perspective.

    ‘The experiences of the children in the stories and the brief explanation of the stories by May L O’Brien at the conclusion of the book offer students an excellent starting point foRead more »

    Price $12.99 Add to cart

  • In Your Dreams new edition

    by Sally Morgan with illustrations by Bronwyn Bancroft

    Susie is supposed to write about what she wants to be when she grows up. But she doesn’t have a clue! When she has a series of puzzling dreams, Gran encourages her to think about their deeper meaning and Susie soon finds she knows what to write after all.

    Bestselling author Sally Morgan teams up with Bronwyn Bancroft on a beautiful picture book…Read more »

    Price $14.99 Add to cart

  • Never Stand Still

    John Darraga Watson is renowned for his straight talking and strong leadership in events that shaped the national struggle for Indigenous land rights. Born on Mt Anderson Station in the Kimberley region of Western Australia in the 1930s, Watson never learned to read or write, but he learned early about hard work, his law and culture and that he was…Read more »

    Price $35.00 Add to cart

  • Waarda series for young readers: Lilli and Shadow in Trouble

    by Laura Dudgeon & Sabrina Dudgeon with illustrations by Sally Morgan & Tracey Gibbs

    Lilli and Shadow are reunited in an exciting new adventure – only this time it’s Shadow that needs Lilli’s help.

    Someone, or something, has taken over Shadow’s home in the big old mango tree. With Nan to lend them a hand, they must find the best solution for everyone.

    About the Waarda Series
    Waarda, Nyungar for talking and sharing stories…Read more »

    Price $9.99 Add to cart

  • Kayang & Me New Edition

    by Kim Scott & Hazel Brown

    Wilomin Noongar. What does that mean? Aunty Hazel reckons the wilo (curlew) can completely camouflage itself. It closes its eyes and just lies there, motionless. You only see it when its eyes open. So sometimes those of us who are disconnected and dispossessed only become visible when our eyes are opened to history. Acknowledging our people — wanting…Read more »

    Price $24.99 Add to cart

  • How Frogmouth Found her Home PB

    by Ambelin Kwaymullina

    Frogmouth isn’t like the other birds. She doesn’t want to live in the trees. Frogmouth is in search of something more.

    Frogmouth travels the land hunting for a new nesting place, but nothing feels right. On her way, she helps other animals find their true homes, but still she searchesRead more »

    Price $16.99 Add to cart

  • Kimberley Stories

    by Sandy Toussaint

    There are a thousand ways to connect to country. Kimberley Stories is one of them. Once known, never forgotten, the Kimberley gets under your skin.

    Kimberley Stories tunes readers into one of Australia’s most intriguing and exotic regions via the work of talented authors and artists.

    Interweaving fiction, creative non-fiction, poetry…Read more »

    Price $24.95 Add to cart

  • Waarda series for young readers: Emu and the Water Tree

    by Gladys Milroy with illustrations by Tracey Gibbs & Sally Morgan

    There was once a time when emus could fly higher than any other bird in Australia. This is the tale of a curious emu, who changed the lives of emus everywhere when he lost the power of flight to a crafty serpent, but discovered his ability to run.

    About the Waarda series
    Waarda, Nyungar for talking and sharing stories and information, is an exciting…Read more »

    Price $9.95 Add to cart

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From the Catalogue

Book Launch

Acclaimed author Peter Docker is set to launch his new book Sweet One. We’d love to see you there!
When: 6pm for a 6.30pm start, Thursday 4th September
Where: New Edition Bookshop, 41 High Street, Fremantle
RSVP: admin@fremantlepress.com.au

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