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EBOOK ñ Are We There Yet?: A Journey Around Australia ë The year I turned eight, Mum and Dad took us on a trip around Australia Luke, Billy and I missed school for the whole winter termJoin Grace and her family on their adventurous and sometimes funny expedition A warm, heartfelt story based on an actual journey undertaken by the much loved, award winning author and illustrator, Alison Lester Good story about a family travelling across Australia with lots of pictures to keep kids interested and learn a thing or two. Eight year old Grace narrates this engaging travelogue introduction to Australia for the picture book set, chronicling her family s three month journey around the country, starting out from their home in Binnum in Victoria, to the west of Melbourne , and traveling westward along the coast From whale watching at the Head of Bight and snorkeling at Turquoise Bay, to visiting friends and family in Darwin, Brisbane and Sydney not to mention making a trip into the interior, to see Alice Springs, Eight year old Grace narrates this engaging travelogue introduction to Australia for the picture book set, chronicling her family s three month journey around the country, starting out from their home in Binnum in Victoria, to the west of Melbourne , and traveling westward along the coast From whale watching at the Head of Bight and snorkeling at Turquoise Bay, to visiting friends and family in Darwin, Brisbane and Sydney not to mention making a trip into the interior, to see Alice Springs, and the great Uluru rock, known as the Heart of Australia the family slowly make their way around their homeland, while the reader learns a little bit about the diverse regions and activities to be found in this humongous nation Engaging, informative, and entertaining, Are We There Yet A Journey Around Australia was chosen as one of our August selections, over in The Picture Book Club to which I belong, where the theme this month is traveling, and it certainly fits the bill I liked the way in which Alison Lester managed to communicate so much factual information, about the different climates and ecosystems to be found around Australia, for instance, without ever breaking from her story The family here are appealing, and the reader gets a definite sense of all their personalities, from height fearing mom to impatient little brother Billy, who is always asking Are we there yet Recommended to any child who enjoys stories about traveling, and road trips, and to anyone looking for picture books about Australia Another childhood classic and favourite Alison Lester book This has given me itchy feet there is nothing like Australia for travel, it s a must do activity over a long period of time with the family just like Grace in Are We There Yet Grace and her family hitch up their pop up camper trailer and head off, literally around Australia Alison Lester picks out the quirky and interesting snippets of information about the different places, each is accompanied by bright pencil drawings.With almost a cartoon style layout, with several pictures and This has given me itchy feet there is nothing like Australia for travel, it s a must do activity over a long period of time with the family just like Grace in Are We There Yet Grace and her family hitch up their pop up camper trailer and head off, literally around Australia Alison Lester picks out the quirky and interesting snippets of information about the different places, each is accompanied by bright pencil drawings.With almost a cartoon style layout, with several pictures and accompanying illustrations on each page, this picture book not only flows well but it holds the reader s attention by moving swiftly from place to place Alison cleverly captures the information that her younger readers enjoy, from the practicalities of spending so long driving, We all had our favourite positions in the car to mum s subtle way out of tasting a witchetty grub No, thank you, she said I m still full from breakfast