Friday, 18 September 2020

 


Splash, Slither, Squawk!

Edited by Michele Bomford and Julie Thorndyke

Published by The Society of Women Writers NSW Inc., 2020.

https://womenwritersnsw.org/

Paperback, 140 pp; black and white illus.

ISBN  978-0-9808407-5-9     RRP  $20   (plus postage)

Contact: Michele Bomford michele.cb@bigpond.com

Wombats, platypus, turtles, magpies, koalas, goannas, cockatoos, bilbies, kangaroos, banksias, flannel flowers, bushfire, rain, ferns, snails, spiders, glow worms, pelicans, flying foxes, cicadas, lyrebirds, butterflies, possums, owls, kookaburras . . .

 

In this varied collection, poems and stories about bushfire and resilience, surprising encounters with native wildlife, information about the natural world, together with articles about endangered species are complemented with drawings by young artists living in NSW.

 

Text Box: 'Engaging young people in stories of our wildlife challenges them to become protectors of the world.’
 Susanne Gervay OAM
Enjoy nature writing by SWW NSW members and guests, including: Michele Bomford, Jacqui Brown, Kylie Day, Carolyn Eldridge-Alfonzetti, Beverley George, Susanne Gervay, Samantha Goyen, Libby Hathorn, Pippa Kay, Colleen Keating, Dorothy Keyworth, Hester Leung, Sophie Masson, Sema Musson, Mary Anne Napper, Liz Newton, Vanessa Proctor, Susan Ramage, Joanne Ruppin, Pamela Rushby, Margaret Ruckert, Rita Shaw, Pat Simmons, Carmel Summers, Christine Sykes, Julie Thorndyke and Decima Wraxall.

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