Why I Love Australia
Gorges that plummet
into serpentine shadows...
Cloaks of white that drape the rocky crags
of snowy mountains...
The Children's Book of the Year Awards - Honour Book
In this magnificent celebration of country, Bronwyn Bancroft uses both images and words to explore the awe-inspiring beauty of the Australian continent, and to express the depth of her feelings for it.
Why I Love Australia is a superb and unique showcase of reverence for landscape, and is a book to be cherished by all who love this sunburnt land.
Born in Tenterfield, northern New South Wales, Bronwyn Bancroft is a descendant of the Djanbun clan of the Bundjalung nation. Bronwyn is a leading Indigenous artist, illustrator and art administrator whose work is held at the National Gallery of Australia, the Art Gallery of New South Wales and the Australian Museum. Brownyn has illustrated several award-winning books for children and she has a long history of involvement in community activism.Bronwyn Bancroft
270mm x 225mm