Australian Bush Medics by Gordon Newton
Australian Bush Medics by Gordon Newton is a colourful ride to be enjoyed by the whole family.
Set in the Australian outback the ‘bush medic’, Ngangkari or traditional healer as the animals know and love him have congregated by the waterhole for their annual first aid check-up. This time not only will they polish their medical skills they will also sit a first aid test. Will Emu, Possum, Wombat, Goanna, Kanga, Owl and all rest pass? Perhaps, but one thing is for sure the scene is set for chaos.
After taking their lessons and enjoying a long earned rest the time has come to sit their big exam.
Can Ngangkari bring this class of mischievous little creatures to order?
When Possum finds himself on the receiving end of Ngangkari’s pointy lessons all the animals, without hesitation apply their newly learned knowledge in assisting their injured friend.
Rhyming text makes this 33 page book easy to read and fun to share.
Each colourful illustration by Sharon Hindle compliments Gordon’s narration bringing together a beautifully bound story for the young and young at heart.
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