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Blinky Bill: The Quaint Little Australian

(Blinky Bill #1)

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While telling the adventures of Blinky Bill, a naughty little boy in the form of a koala, the stories also present messages of conservation. Blinky Bill is known for his mischievousness and his love for his mother. His friends include his adopted sister Nutsy, his kangaroo friend Splodge, his platypus friend Flap, Marcia the marsupial mouse, and his mentor Mr Wombat or Wom ...more
Hardcover, 313 pages
Published 1933 by Angus & Robertson
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Gail
Nov 02, 2013 rated it liked it
This is a book for older children - an Australian book about an adventurous little koala called Blinky Bill. It took me a while to get into - it starts from the perspective of his mother, when she first gives birth to him. We learn about how she tries to find a nurse for him (and after interviewing several animals, decides upon Angelina Wallaby) and how she tries to protect him from the evil snake, and how they eventually travel as a family, along with Angelina Wallaby, to find somewhere safer t ...more
Deb (Readerbuzz) Nance
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Blinky Bill is a young koala boy who is always getting into trouble. He often runs away from home and then immediately regrets his decision to run away. While running away, he meets many other animals.

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