NEW KIMBERLEY BOOKS
New Release from Backroom Presss, Broome
by Heather Charlton
Display of Children's books
from Magabala Press, Broome
Other titles from Magabala Press:
by Norma Wainwright and Keith Wright
The Kimberley: Australia's Last Great Wilderness by Victoria Laurie, UWA Press, published October 2010
This is an excellent book about the flora and fauna of the Kimberley, showcasing the prominent features and spectacular vistas together with informative text about the plants and animals of the region. Highly recommended.
Icons of the KIMBERLEY:
A-Z for Guides and Travellers by Russell Gueho from Kimberley TAFE.
We also stock a number of specialty titles on the flora and fauna of the Kimberley not readily available elsewhere in Kununurra. Publishing houses represented are Fremantle Press, UWA Press, Museum of WA. Aboriginal Press and Bush Books.
Recent arrivals are:
(a historical account of pioneer pastoralists Joseph Bradwhaw and Aeneas Gunn): DEC Publication.
Symposium on Kimberley Marine and Coastal Science: The Royal Society of Western Australia.2011(this proceedings brings together all the known marine and coastal scientific information for the Kimberley coast and offshore bioregion)
Books by Norma Wainwright:
Book by Jacq Hackett:
Book by Will Chaffey:
"Filled with scenes of great natural beauty, Swimming with Crocodiles is at once the affecting account of a journey into adulthood and a hair-raising epic of survival."
We now stock a great RANGE OF GREETINGS CARDS for all occasions
(also Travel Maps and JigSaw Map greetings cards to send to your friends)
A GOOD READ !!
Looking for something different? A little book worth a read is The Sound of a Wild Snail Eating by Elisabeth Tova Bailey.
This delightful and prize-winning book describes the behaviour of a terrestrial shell in captivity. We stock both the Australian paperback edition and the hardback edition. (Read review) on page 4.
Browse our collection of books while sipping on your favourite coffee - an espresso, latte, machiato or capucchino.
DISPLAY OF MARINE COASTAL SHELLS FROM THE KIMBERLEY
Now on display in the Gallery is a collection of Kimberley marine shells. Collected by Johannes Pas, a professional naturalist and collector from Broome. With over 100 different species on display (8 new shells recently added including a rare "Broome Blue" cowrie.
This beautiful collection is not to be missed.
Cone Shell Conus victoriae
WE LOOK FORWARD TO WELCOMING YOU TO ZEBRA ROCK GALLERY