Publisher's synopsis

The mysteries of the Dreamtime with the cultural history of the Kukatja people of the Kimberley region of Western Australia. Told in English and Kukatja, the book includes magnificent paintings, maps, kinship diagrams, exercises and language notes.

Awards

  • Winner, 1993 Children’s Book Council of Australia Book of the Year Awards, Eve Pownall Award for Information Books
  • Winner, 1993 NSW Premier’s Literary Awards, Book of the Year
  • Winner, 1993 NSW Premier’s Literary Awards, Ethel Turner Prize for Young People‚Äôs Literature
  • Winner, 1993 Western Australian Premier’s Book Awards, Children’s & Young Adults’ Books