Yanga Mother

Cheryl Leavy, Christopher Bassi

Yanga Mother is a timely and poetic celebration of First Nations languages. This powerful bilingual story honours connection to Country and the unbreakable bonds of never-ending motherly love.

Phillip Noyce, director of ‘Rabbit-Proof Fence’

Release
Jul-2024
ISBN
9780702268311
RRP (AUD)
$24.99
Pages
24
Format
Hardback
Category
Picture Book

Cheryl Leavy, Chrisopher Bassi

Cheryl Leavy is from the Kooma and Nguri Nations in western and central Queensland. A poet, Cheryl was the winner of the 2022 Oodgeroo Noonuccal Poetry Prize.

Christopher Bassi is an artist of Meriam, Yupungathi and British descent.

University of Queensland Press (UQP)

For 70 years UQP has been at the forefront of innovative publishing. It has launched the careers of many great novelists, published contemporary poets, been a pioneering force in children’s and young adult publishing and has set the benchmark for award-winning scholarly and Black Australian writing.