D Is for Down Under, by Scillian, Devin
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- ISBN: 9781585364459 | 1585364452
- Cover: Hardcover
- Copyright: 8/1/2010
Where in the world could you hear the hum of a didgeridoo and "G'day, Mate" and enjoy Bondi Beach while wearing your sunnies (sunglasses)? Why, in the Land Down UnderAustralia! In D is for Down Under: An Australia Alphabet, young readers are invited to visit the world's smallest continent to explore its unique landscapes, sheep shearing stations, and to complete the journey with a Vegemite sandwich. Lively poems introduce each topic followed by in-depth expository text. We're hitting the road with a jeep full of gear, bound for the rugged Australian frontier. O is for outback where legends abound and wild and wonderful creatures are found. Authentic, entertaining illustrations straight from Melbourne bring the spirit of Australia to the pages of this alphabet book.