The Two-Hearted Numbat


FISH - Foundation for Indigenous Sustainable Health

Children’s Book Council of Australia (Notable Book 2009)

Numbat has two hearts, one of stone and one of feather. His stone heart makes him strong and powerful while his feather heart makes him soft and gentle. When having more than one heart becomes troublesome, Numbat must choose which one to keep…

‘is so visually vibrant it will immediately appeal … while the gentle, clear message is perfect to be shared and discussed.’ Good Reading Magazine

‘This heart warming story is a joy to behold and is sure to delight readers of all ages.’ Magpies

‘… a book that will brighten the life of any child.’ Canberra Times

‘A valuable philosophical message is clothed in an engaging story and a glossy rainbow of vibrant colour.’ Adelaide Advertiser

The Two-hearted Numbat is a stunning combination of visuals and narrative; and of the modern and the traditional. Elegant, simple and profound ...’ Bookseller + Publisher

About the Author

Ezekiel Kwaymullina and Ambelin Kwaymullina

About the Book 


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