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Yira Boornak Nyininy - a book by Brown, Hazel

Yira Boornak Nyininy

Yira Boornak Nyininy( )
Author: Brown, Hazel
Scott, Kim
Winmar, Roma
Illustrator: Roberts, Anthony
Retold by: Wirlomin Noongar Language and Stories Project Staff,
Series title:Wirlomin Noongar Language and Stories Project Ser.
Publication Date:Sep 2013
Publisher:UWA Publishing
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $24.99
Book Description:

Left stranded in a tree by his wife, a Noongar man has to rely on his Wadjela friend to help him back down. Yira Boornak Nyininy is a story of forgiveness and friendship.

This story comes from the wise and ancient language of the First People of the Western Australian south coast, the Noongar people. Inspired by a story Bob Roberts told the linguist Gerhardt Laves at Albany, Western Australia, around 1931. It has been workshopped in a series of community meetings that...
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Detailed Subjects: Social Science / Indigenous Studies
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):8.775 x 10.725 Inches
Book Weight:0.5 Pounds

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