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  • Published: 5 July 2022
  • ISBN: 9781761046537
  • Imprint: Puffin
  • Format: Board Book
  • Pages: 24
  • RRP: $14.99

This Little Joey

A wonderful new board book starring Australia's many marsupial joeys, by bestselling author Renée Treml.


Meet the Unique Joeys of the Land Down Under

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.

Where Art Meets Knowledge

Renowned author-illustrator Renee Treml once again perfectly blends engaging storytelling with gorgeous illustrations. Her signature touch elevates This Little Joey from a regular board book to an enchanting literary experience.

Unlock Learning and Exploration

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.

A Lasting Addition to Your Child's Library

Combining engaging storytelling with rich visuals and learning opportunities, This Little Joey is a book you'll reach for again and again.
  • Published: 5 July 2022
  • ISBN: 9781761046537
  • Imprint: Puffin
  • Format: Board Book
  • Pages: 24
  • RRP: $14.99

About the author

Renee Treml

Renée Treml was inspired by Australia’s wildlife and native birds after moving from the USA to Australia in 2007. She loves to create artworks that highlight the subtle details of nature with delicacy and humour. Renée’s books have won or been listed for awards including the CBCA Crichton Award for New Illustrator, Speech Pathology Book of the Year and the Environment Award for Children’s Literature. Renée’s illustrations are featured on a variety of products, including stationery, ceramics and fine art prints.

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Awards & recognition

Speech Pathology Australia Book of the Year Awards

Shortlisted  •  2023  •  Birth to 3 years

CBCA Book of the Year Awards

Notable Book  •  2023  •  Early Childhood

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