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Fremantle Press, Sep 1, 2010 - Juvenile Fiction - 48 pages
Sometimes grown-ups tell scary stories to teach kids a lesson, but once in a while, those frightening yarns turn out to be true. When Sarah, Jay, and Rene wander off into the bush despite their Grandma’s dire warnings, they find out the hard way how real her fairy tale is. Combining a suspenseful adventure with a dose of good humor, this narrative features a valuable and traditional message of respect for the outdoors.

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The Magic Fair by Sally Morgan and Barlay! by Cheryl Kickett-Tucker are the latest instalments in the `Waarda Series' of Indigenous children's books released by Fremantle Press. In The Magic Fair ... Read full review

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Title Page
Nans Story
The Woordatj
A Surprise
Staying Close
Rocky Pool
A Lesson Learnt
The Bush Walk
The Cave
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Cheryl Kickett-Tucker is a post-doctoral research fellow at the Telethon Institute for Child Health Research. She is a recipient of the National NAIDOC Scholar of the Year award and the Queens Trust Award for Young Australians.

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