The Girl from the Great Sandy Desert


FISH - Foundation for Indigenous Sustainable Health

LONGLISTED (NOTABLES) – 2016 Eve Pownall Award for Information Books in the CBCA Awards 

The Girl from the Great Sandy Desert is the remarkable account of the life of Mana, a young Walmajarri girl and her family in the desert country of north-west Australia.

A collection of accessible stories that elucidate the rich cultural lives of pre-contact Aboriginal Australians, this book is a valuable resource for educators and young readers, and is accompanied by beautiful black and white illustrations.

Author Jakuna Mona Chuguna and Pat Lowe


Pages 112