This Little Joey
All baby marsupials are known as joeys, yet they come in many different shapes and sizes.
Read along as we visit some of Australia’s rare, endangered and lesser-known baby marsupials.
By sharing This Little Joey with your child, you’ll provide them with:
* Vocabulary Expansion: Introduces new words and names that enrich language skills.
* Cognitive Development: Encourages pattern recognition and comparison skills, essential for early learning.
* Cultural Enrichment: Encourages an authentic connection to Australian heritage through native wildlife.
* Emotional Intelligence: Teaches about the care and nurturing within marsupial families, offering opportunities for discussing empathy and relationships.
CBCA Book of the Year 2023 Notable Book
Speech Pathology Australia Book of the Year Awards 2023 Shortlisted
Praise For This Little Joey
“You realise what an extraordinary diversity of miraculous animals we have here in this incredible country we call home.”
“The simple rhyming text is delightful revealing one fact about each animal: This little joey munches on plants. This little joey crunches on ants.
A perfect little book to share with young children.”