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Author Kabai, Belinda.

Title Aukam : (the woman who wove by the light of the moon) / told and illustrated by Belinda Kabai
Published Thuringowa, Qld. : Black Ink Press, [2006]
©2006

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 MELB CRC  398.20994 Kab/Atw  TEMPORARILY UNAVAILABLE
Description 24 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm
regular print
Summary Part of indigenous Australia's wealth of stories about the moon, this traditional tale is beautifully told and illustrated by a young Saibai island woman. Age 6+
Analysis All Australian Indigenous Material
Folk tales (Australia)
Notes "Translated back into the Top Western Torres Strait island language of Kalaw Kalaw Ya by Father Ezra Waigana" -- back cover
Translated back into the Top Western Torres Strait Island language of Kalaw Kawaw Ya
Subject Aboriginal Australians -- Folklore -- Pictorial works -- Juvenile fiction.
Aboriginal Australians -- Languages.
Torres Strait Islanders -- Pictorial works -- Juvenile fiction.
Torres Strait Islanders -- Folklore -- Pictorial works -- Juvenile fiction.
Moon -- Folklore -- Pictorial works -- Juvenile fiction.
Genre/Form Illustrated works.
Fiction.
Author Waigana, Ezra
ISBN 1863340211 (paperback)
9781863340212 (paperback)