Author(s): Bronwyn Bancroft (Illustrator)
A delightful counting book of Australian animals by acclaimed indigenous artist Bronwyn Bancroft, this stunning picture book has lizards hissing and wallabies hopping One platypus divingTwo brolgas dancingThree koalas dozingFour crocodiles snappingFive kookaburras laughing . . . The book is both a delightful introduction to the numbers one through 15 and a unique exploration of Australian wildlife--some familiar, others more unusual. The animals featured include sugar gliders, emus, geckos, wallabies, and many more.
Bronwyn Bancroft is an Aboriginal artist and designer whose artworks have been collected and shown by galleries throughout Australia and around the world. Bronwyn has illustrated several children's books, including Fat and Juicy Place (by Diana Kidd), Big Rain Coming (by Katrina Germein), and Oodgeroo's Stradbroke Dreamtime.