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Issue Details: First known date: 2001... 2001 Nardika Learns to Make a Spear
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'Nardika is a young boy from Maningrida, a remote aboriginal community in Arnhem Land. It is time for him to learn make a chittabutta, a fishing spear, so he can catch his own fish. Who better to show him than his own father? First comes the wood, then the fire, and then...' Source: Publisher's blurb

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Broome, Kimberley area, North Western Australia, Western Australia,: Magabala Books , 2001 .
      Image courtesy of Magabala Books
      Extent: 43p.
      Description: col. illus., map.
      ISBN: 187564170X

Works about this Work

Untitled Kevin Steinberger , 2002 single work review
— Appears in: Magpies : Talking About Books for Children , March vol. 17 no. 1 2002; (p. 29)

— Review of Nardika Learns to Make a Spear Christopher Fry 2001 single work non-fiction
Untitled Helen Woodall , 2001 single work review
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , November vol. 45 no. 4 2001; (p. 43)

— Review of Nardika Learns to Make a Spear Christopher Fry 2001 single work non-fiction
Teaching Tradition Virginia Lowe , 2001 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , October no. 235 2001; (p. 61-62)

— Review of The Perfect Pet Carol Chataway 2001 single work picture book ; Mega, Mega, Mates! Guundie Kuchling 2001 single work picture book ; Nardika Learns to Make a Spear Christopher Fry 2001 single work non-fiction ; Papunya School Book of Country and History Papunya School Publishing Committee Nadia Wheatley 2001 single work information book ; Let's Get a Pup Bob Graham 2001 single work picture book ; An Ordinary Day Libby Gleeson 2001 single work picture book
CoverNotes Mike Shuttleworth , 2001 single work review
— Appears in: The Sunday Age , 23 September 2001; (p. 11)

— Review of The Company : The Story of a Murderer Arabella Edge 2000 single work novel ; Nardika Learns to Make a Spear Christopher Fry 2001 single work non-fiction
Untitled Helen Woodall , 2001 single work review
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , November vol. 45 no. 4 2001; (p. 43)

— Review of Nardika Learns to Make a Spear Christopher Fry 2001 single work non-fiction
CoverNotes Mike Shuttleworth , 2001 single work review
— Appears in: The Sunday Age , 23 September 2001; (p. 11)

— Review of The Company : The Story of a Murderer Arabella Edge 2000 single work novel ; Nardika Learns to Make a Spear Christopher Fry 2001 single work non-fiction
Teaching Tradition Virginia Lowe , 2001 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , October no. 235 2001; (p. 61-62)

— Review of The Perfect Pet Carol Chataway 2001 single work picture book ; Mega, Mega, Mates! Guundie Kuchling 2001 single work picture book ; Nardika Learns to Make a Spear Christopher Fry 2001 single work non-fiction ; Papunya School Book of Country and History Papunya School Publishing Committee Nadia Wheatley 2001 single work information book ; Let's Get a Pup Bob Graham 2001 single work picture book ; An Ordinary Day Libby Gleeson 2001 single work picture book
Untitled Kevin Steinberger , 2002 single work review
— Appears in: Magpies : Talking About Books for Children , March vol. 17 no. 1 2002; (p. 29)

— Review of Nardika Learns to Make a Spear Christopher Fry 2001 single work non-fiction
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