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y separately published work icon Layi Manga Yini Pala Jiyirn single work   children's fiction   Indigenous story  
Alternative title: A Girl Called Jane
Issue Details: First known date: 2000... 2000 Layi Manga Yini Pala Jiyirn
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This story is about a little girl called Jane, who one day after fishing finds a waterhole.


  • Walmajarri text with parallel translation in English.
  • Please be aware that this book may contain images, artwork, perspectives and stories from people who are now deceased. It also contains words, terms or descriptions which may be culturally sensitive and are considered inappropriate today, but which reflect the period in which it was written.

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