Australian Stories

Title Compiler/Author Publisher
Burnum Burnam’s Aboriginal AustraliaB Burnum Burnam Angus & Robertson
About Storytelling – A Practical Guide Helen McKay & Berice Dudley Hale & Iremonger
Tales of Old Australia Bill Beatty National Book Distributor & Publishers
Aboriginal Fables & Legendary Tales A.W. Reed Reed, William Heinemann Australia
Joe Wilson’s Mates, 56 stories Henry Lawson Seal Books, Lansdowne Publishing
While the Billy Boils, 87 stories Henry Lawson Seal Books, Lansdowne Publishing
History of Australian Bushranging (1&2) Charles White Seal Books, Lansdowne Publishing
Bush Ballards & Galloping Rhymes Adam Lindsay Gordon Seal Books, Lansdowne Publishing
I, The Aboriginal Douglas Lockwood Seal Books, Lansdowne Publishing
Moon and Rainbow Dick Roughsey Seal Books, Lansdowne Publishing
Favourite Australian Stories Colin Thiele Seal Books, Lansdowne Publishing
Whaling Around Australia Max Colwell Seal Books, Lansdowne Publishing
Australia’s Coast of Coral and Pearl Peter Lancaster Brown Seal Books, Lansdowne Publishing
Penguin Book of Australian Stories Harry Heseltine Penguin Books Australia Ltd
501 Riotous Riddles Helen McKay Hale & Iremonger Australia
Gadi Mirrabooka – Aboriginal Stories Helen McKay Libraries Unlimited – Heinnemann, USA

 

Gadi Mirrabooka

Gadi Mirrabooka – Australian Aboriginal Stories from the Dreaming.Aboriginal stories
Retold by Pauline McLeod, June Barker and Francis Firebrace to Helen McKay

With chapters on mythology, culture, legends. Illustrations include colour plates of paintings by Francis Firebrace.
One of the most distinctive and absolutely compelling Australian Aboriginal story books, this collection of sacred traditional Aboriginal creation stories is an immensely valuable treasure for educators, parents, children and adult readers. Grades K to Adult. Includes Rainbow Serpent and other famous creation stories.
Very useful to teachers and students. This classic selling around Australia and the world since 2001

Hard cover in the World Folklore Series 2001 published by Libraries Unlimited. Pages: xviii, 135p. + 8p. Insert Colour plates, Size: 7×10 inch, Cloth, ISBN 9781563089237 and 1563089238

See details at www.gadimirrabooka.com

About Storytelling

About storytellingPractical Guide for all Storytellers asking: “How do I tell stories? Where do I begin?
Written by Storytellers: Helen McKay and Berice Dudley
Paperback published by Hale and Iremonger, Sydney, Australia – ISBN 0-86806-593-5
Second edition available. (First edition sold out)

See details at www.aboutstorytelling.com

Riotous Riddles

501 riddles collected by Helen McKay and Berice Dudley. When you travel with children take this book to keep them happy.
by Helen McKay and Berice Dudley.
Paperback published by Hale and Iremonger, Sydney, Australia – ISBN 0-86806-664-8

See details at www.riotousriddles.com