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Environmental themes

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Australian fiction attuned with the world we occupy.

Our island continent at the bottom of the world offers almost unimaginable diversity of landscapes and wildlife – rare, rich and worth protecting at all costs. But in the face of economic progress and a changing climate, what will become of our creatures and places? Here are some books for adults and children by Australian authors that tackle environmental themes, and some of the hottest topics of discussion today.