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The Toast Tree

SHORTLISTED – 2016 Speech Pathology Australia's Book of the Year Awards (Indigenous Children's category)

Every day, Ella and Mia’s grandpa comes home from work with a treat from the toast tree - a tree that grows the best tasting toast in the world! Ella and Mia start searching high and low for the magical tree in the sand hills surrounding their beach-side town. Written by Corina Martin and beautifully illustrated by Fern Martins, The Toast Tree is about family, and the search for magic through the power of a child’s imagination.

Corina Martin

Corina Martin is a Kija, Jaru and Gooniyandi woman. She grew up in Broome and was inspired by her family and childhood experiences in and around the beachside town. Corina earned a Bachelor of Marketing and Media as well as...

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Fern Martins

Fern Martins is an Ngarabul woman from New South Wales. She launched her career at the age of 19 with a one-woman sculptural exhibition and has developed her career as a sculptor, printmaker and artist. In 1988, together with other...

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