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Author Jaye, Penny, author

Title One potoroo : a story of survival / Penny Jaye & Alicia Rogerson
Published Clayton South, VIC : CSIRO Publishing, [2021]


Description 1 online resource (1 volume (unpaged)) : color illustrations, map
Summary "A conservation tale of the Gilbert's Potoroo - Australia's rarest mammal. When a bushfire destroys Potoroo's home, he becomes one of the last surviving Gilbert's Potoroos at Two Peoples Bay in Western Australia. Frightened, hurt and alone, Potoroo needs a new home - somewhere safe from predators and with plenty of his favourite food. Luckily, a team of conservationists know where Potoroo can go to be safe. One Potoroo: A Story of Survival is a beautifully illustrated book about the world's most endangered marsupial, the Gilbert's Potoroo, and the conservation work that has kept this unique Australian alive. Reading level varies from child to child, but we recommend this book for ages 6-9. Features: A beautifully illustrated picture book, inspired by real events, about the world's most endangered marsupial, the Gilbert's Potoroo. Features an author's note and factual information about the Gilbert's Potoroo, its history and conservation status. Highlights the importance of proactive conservation efforts and responses to environmental change. "--Provided by publisher
Analysis Australian
Notes Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on March 10, 2022)
Subject Potoroos -- Conservation -- Australia -- Pictorial works -- Juvenile fiction
Wildfires -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Pictorial works -- Juvenile fiction
Wildlife rescue -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Pictorial works -- Juvenile fiction
Conservationists -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Juvenile fiction
Animal ecology.
Wildlife: mammals.
Educational: Sciences, general science.
Children's literature, Australian.
Endangered species.
Wildlife conservation.
Children's picture books.
Ecological science, the Biosphere.
Zoology: mammals (mammalogy)
Wildlife: general interest.
Educational: Mathematics, science & technology, general.
Western Australia.
Genre/Form picture books.
Juvenile works.
Pictorial works.
Animal fiction.
Picture books.
Livres d'images.
Form Electronic book
Author Rogerson, Alicia, illustrator
ISBN 1486314651