Author(s): Andrew Barton Paterson
WE'RE ALL AUSTRALIANS NOW follows the tradition of A R children's classics such as MULGA'S BILL BICYCLE and CLICK GO THE SHEARS, A.B. 'Banjo' Paterson's poem is illustrated by the award-winning Mark Wilson. Ages: 4-8 In 1915 Banjo Paterson wrote as an open letter to the troops a poem he titled We're All Australians Now' 'Australia takes her pen in hand, to write a line to you, to let you fellows understand, How proud we are of you.' Illustrated by Mark Wilson (A DAY TO REMEMBER by Jackie French), this moving and beautiful picture book follows in the tradition of previous A R classics such as MULGA BILL'S BICYCLE and tHE MAN FROM SNOWY RIVER and is a timely contribution to our WWI Centenary publishing program.