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2 edition of Piccaninny walkabout found in the catalog.

Piccaninny walkabout

Axel Poignant

Piccaninny walkabout

a story of two aboriginal children.

by Axel Poignant

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Published by Angus & Robertson .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination49p.,ill.,27cm
Number of Pages49
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18955627M

Photographs accompany the account of the adventures of two Aborigine children who wander into the bush and become lost. Aboriginal Australians - Juvenile literature.; Ethnology - Northern Territory - Milingimbi - Juvenile literature.; Children, Aboriginal Australian - Juvenile literature. Walkabout Books is an online antiquarian bookstore with specialties in Americana and the literature of travel, exploration, and adventure. We also stock fine books in many other fields and buy and sell manuscripts, archives, and ephemera.

Piccaninny Walkabout by Axel Poignant. Devil’s Hill by Nan Chauncy & Sea Menace by John Gunn (The Silver Brumby by Eleyne Mitchell ‘highly commended’) No award CBCA Book of the Year, Junior Book of the Year and Picture Book of . Weeping girl based on a photo from Piccaninny Walkabout. Scenes from Eric Jolliffe’s popular cartoon series Witchetty’s Tribe were made into wall plaques. And this image of a young girl weeping is taken from a photograph in Axel Poignant’s groundbreaking photo-essay Piccaninny Walkabout (later renamed Bush Walkabout) in which Rikili Author: Rob Greaves.

Books set in the Northern Territory books set in the Northern Territory No recommendations yet. The Inaugural Meeting of the Fairvale Ladies Book Club by Sophie Green. No recommendations yet. Outback Stations by Evan McHugh. No recommendations yet Piccaninny Walkabout: A Story of Two Aboriginal Children by Axel Poignant. No. All books set in Alice Springs on the global book map. We found 31 books set in Alice Springs and 12 others set nearby Books set nearby 12 books set in the area. I, the Aboriginal by Douglas Lockwood No recommendations yet Piccaninny Walkabout: A Story of Two Aboriginal Children by Axel Poignant.


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Piccaninny Walkabout. a Story of Aboriginal Children Hardcover – January 1, Manufacturer: Angus and Robertson. Piccaninny walkabout; a story of two aboriginal children.

Hardcover – January 1, byAuthor: Axel Poignant. Piccaninny Walkabout by Poignant, Axel and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at A photographic story describing how two Arnhem Land Aboriginal children coped when they wandered away from their grandmother and found themselves lost in the bush.

Illustrated with photographs by the author. A translation of an Aboriginal tale by Raiwalla as told to Beulah Lowe. Later ed. published as Bush walkabout, Winner of the Australian Children's Book of the Year Award, In 1 library.

leaves, unbound: ill. ; 31 cm. Aboriginal Australians. Children, Aboriginal Australian. Piccaninny Walkabout, published in won the Children's Book Council of Australia Picture Book Children's Book of the Year Award.

It is the story of two Australian Piccaninny walkabout book children, Nullagundi and Rikili, who go on a : 12 DecemberLeeds, England. Axel Poignant, Piccaninny Walkabout: A Story of Two Aboriginal Children, Sydney: Angus and Robertson, Maurice Saxby, Images of Australia: A History of Australian Children's Literature –, Lindfield, NSW: Scholastic Press,p Cited by: 1.

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It is about two children, a teenage sister and her younger brother, who get lost in the Australian Outback and are helped by an Author: James Vance Marshall. the Presidential campaign mocking African American support for the Democratic Party's nominee, Lyndon B.

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It was called 'piccaninny walkabout', by axel poignant. It tells the story of a couple of yolngu kids who get lost in the bush and shows how they survive. Amazingly, overtime, this book was given to me as a youngster, who loved it, drew in it, absorbed the black and white pictures of kids playing in another distant world.

"An Addisonian Press book." First published in under title: Piccaninny walkabout. A translation of an Aborigine tale by Raiwalla as told to B. Lowe. Subjects: Children, Aboriginal Australian -- Juvenile literature. | Aboriginal Australians. Other authors/contributors.

Formerly published at 'Piccaninny Walkabout'. The author and photographer, Axel Poignant, lived within the Aboriginal community in which the story is based, at Milingimbi, Arnhem Land. The original story of lost children was told in the Gubabuinga language by Raiwalla.

Though on the surface Walkabout is an adventure story, darker themes lie just beneath. Peter’s innocent friendship with the Aboriginal throws into relief Mary’s no longer childish anxiety, and together raise questions about how Aboriginal and Western culture can meet/5.

"An Addisonian Press book." Originally published in under title: Piccaninny walkabout A translation of an Aborigine tale by Raiwalla as told to B.

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Formerly entitled ‘Piccaninny Walkabout’ the story was first published in and was chosen as Australia’s ‘Children’s Book of the Year [in ]. And the image provided of a young girl weeping is taken from a photograph in Axel Poignant's groundbreaking photo-essay Piccaninny Walkabout (later renamed Bush Walkabout) in which Rikili and her brother are lost.

Piccaninny Walkabout: A Story of Two Aboriginal Children () by Axel Poignant3/5. In the play, Peter refers to the tribe as "piccaninny warriors," and in Peter & Wendy (Barrie's book-long adaptation of the story, published in ), they are introduced as the "Piccaninny ."An Addisonian Press book." Originally published in under title: Piccaninny walkabout.

A translation of an Aborigine tale by Raiwalla as told to B. Lowe. Description: [64] pages illustrations 27 cm.Book Publisher Peggy Barnard: Sheila Hawkins: Wish and the Magic Nut: John Sands: No award Axel Poignant: photographs Piccaninny Walkabout: Angus & Robertson: No award No award No award No award No award No award Elisabeth MacIntyre: Hugh's Zoo: Constable Young Books No award Country: Australia.