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Wombat goes walkabout

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Wombat loves to dig. One day he digs a deep, deep hole and crawls inside to think. Wombat loves to think. But when he climbs out of his hole, he can't find his mother. He is alone -- though not for long. Wombat soon meets cackling Kookaburra, hopping Wallaby, swinging Possum, scampering Emu, dozing Koala, and hunting Boy. But though he climbs the highest hill, he still can't find his mother.Instead, he spots a fire, leaping from tree to tree. It's up to Wombat, a thinker and a digger, to do what he does best to see himself and the others safely through danger. And in a tender conclusion, his friends use their own gifts for flying and swinging, hopping and scampering, to reunite a worried Wombat with someone very dear.
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Full title wombat goes walkabout
Author morpurgo michael
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-23 23:18:59PM
Last Indexed 2018-05-27 00:40:23AM

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display_description While looking for his mother, Wombat meets many animals that are not impressed with his talent for digging and thinking, but when a fire approaches, they change their minds.
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subject_facet Animals -- Juvenile fiction, Australia -- Juvenile fiction, Lost children -- Juvenile fiction, Missing children -- Juvenile fiction, Wombats -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Wombat goes walkabout
title_full Wombat goes walkabout / Michael Morpurgo ; illustrated by Christian Birmingham, Wombat goes walkabout [electronic resource] Morpurgo, Michael.
title_short Wombat goes walkabout
topic_facet Animals, Lost children, Missing children, Wombats