Backyard BirdsHelen Milroy
A boldly illustrated picture book that celebrates Australian birds in our backyards. Written and illustrated by Indigenous creator Helen Milroy, this is a fun and lively read for the very young. What colourful birds are in our backyards? From laughing kookaburras and prancing mudlarks to dancing willy wagtails and hungry galahs, this picture book is a vibrant adventure discovering the native birds around us.
Author Biography: Dr Helen Milroy is a descendant of the Palyku people of the Pilbara region of Western Australia. She was born and educated in Perth and has a passionate interest in health and wellbeing, especially for children. She is currently a professor at UWA, a consultant child and adolescent psychiatrist, and Commissioner with the National Mental Health Commission.