Age range 7+
Welcometo the fascinating, exciting and sometimes frightening world of 'His HighnessBill Baillie of Goongarrie', the most adventurous and well-travelled bilby inAustralia. Bill Baillie tells the story of a bold and inquisitive bilby, originallypublished in 1908 by Ellis Rowan. Bill Baillie lives with his owner and friend,Tabitha, and accompanies her when she goes to interesting places to paintwildflowers.
Bill Baillie: The Life and Adventures of a PetBilby isan abridged adaptation of Ellis Rowan's fictional memoir about an orphanedbilby that she adopted and raised as a pet. Beginning in the middle of thedesert in Western Australia, Bill Baillie's travels and escapades provide an insightinto the Australian geography and lifestyle of the early 1890s.
Publication Date: 02-Apr-2018
Publisher: National Library of Australia