Kirli Saunders, Dub Leffler
Meet 11-year-old Bindi. She’s not really into maths but LOVES art class and playing hockey. Herabsolute FAVOURITE thing is adventuring outside with friends or her horse, Nell. A new year starts like normal – school, family, hockey, dancing. But this year hasn’t gone to plan! There’s a big art assignment, a drought, a broken wrist AND the biggest bushfires her town has ever seen!
Winner of the Daisy Utemorrah Award, Bindi is a verse novel for middle grade readers, exploring climate, bushfires and healing. Written from the point of view of 11-year-old, Bindi and her friends on Gundungurra Country.
...wonderfully engaging verse novel...Bindi is a must-read for ages seven and up.
- RRP (AUD)
- Middle grade fiction
Kirli Saunders is a proud Gunai Woman and award-winning international writer of poetry, plays and picture books. She is a teacher, cultural consultant and artist. In 2020, Kirli was named the NSW Aboriginal Woman of the Year.
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