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D is for down under [electronic resource] : An Australia Alphabet. Devin Scillian.

Scillian, Devin. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781585366002 (electronic bk)
  • ISBN: 9781133484653 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: Ann Arbor : Sleeping Bear Press, 2011.

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Summary, etc.: What country holds the title as the world's smallest continent and yet the world's largest island? I stands for island, but one that's not too small. Our island is enormous. Just try to see it all! There's no place else quite like it; that is clearly true. Australia is a continent, but it's an island, too. Originally founded as a penal colony, Australia has long been known for its contrasts (think: wild outback and sophisticated Sydney Opera House). Accompanied by vibrant colorful artwork, D is for Down Under: An Australia Alphabet captures the spirit of this proud country and its many treasures, natural and man-made. Visit spectacular Sydney Harbor, try your hand as a jackaroo working a sheep station, or just sit back and enjoy a Vegemite sandwich. Below the starry night glitter of the Southern Cross constellation, Australia's "down under" wonders shine brightly. Devin Scillian is an award-winning author and Emmy-award-winning broadcast journalist. His books with Sleeping Bear...
Target Audience Note: Text Difficulty 5
MG/Middle grades (4th-8th)
6.5 ATOS Level
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 19205 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 4692 KB).
Subject: Juvenile Nonfiction.
Language Arts.
Genre: Electronic books.

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