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Australian Backyard Naturalist

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Written to suit ages 10-14, or for younger readers with adults on hand, or curious older people, this is about simple methods for examining the wild things that are found in every garden, park, piece of rough ground, or even in or under a flower pot.

There is reliable information on the different taxonomic groups and advice on how to catch and examine
Paperback, 222 pages
Published May 1st 2012 by National Library of Australia
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Happy grandfather, travels, writes for adults and youngsters, mainly history or science. Published by the National Library of Australia (Australian Backyard Naturalist May 2012, another book Curious Minds October, 2012, Big Book of Australian History, 2013). Talks on ABC (RN), translated into 7 other languages. Winner of the W.A. Premier's Prize for Children's Literature 2013 and other awards.

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