Baby Wombat's Week

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HarperCollins Publishers, Apr 1, 2011 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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The much-loved sequel to the bestselling DIARY OF A WOMBAT He sleeps. He eats. He gets bored. He creates havoc wherever he goes! He's Mothball's baby - and he's even cuter, naughtier and more determined than his mum. Created by writer Jackie French and illustrator Bruce Whatley, the award-winning duo of the international bestseller Diary of a Wombat.

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User Review  - Cheryl_in_CC_NV - LibraryThing

Should be called Diary of a Baby and a Baby Wombat. The interaction with the human baby was key. But I think it was awkward - after all, wombats are wild animals, not quite like tame doggies. I mean, French knows better than I do, but seriously? Read full review

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User Review  - AbigailAdams26 - LibraryThing

The sequel to one of my ALL-Time favorite picture-books - Jackie French and Bruce Whatley's brilliantly hilarious Diary of a Wombat, which never fails to reduce me to helpless giggling as I gaze at ... Read full review

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About the author (2011)

Jackie French AM is an award-winning writer, wombat negotiator and was the Australian Children's Laureate for 2014-2015 and the 2015 Senior Australian of the Year. In 2016 Jackie became a  Member of the Order of Australia for her  contribution to children's literature and her advocacy for youth literacy. She is regarded as one of Australia's most popular children's authors, and writes across all genres - from picture books, history, fantasy, ecology and sci-fi to her much loved historical fiction. 'Share a Story' was the primary philosophy behind Jackie's two-year term as Laureate.

Bruce Whatley  is one of Australia's most highly regarded and talented authors and illustrators for children, both here and internationally. Since 1992 Bruce has written and/or illustrated over 70 picture books. In 2002 he paired with author Jackie French and illustrated Diary of a Wombat, which was the start of an extraordinary creative collaboration.

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