Dippy and the Dinosaurs

An Ice Age meets Diary of a Wombat story Dippy the diprotodon is the BIGGEST and friendliest wombat who lived 100,000 years ago. Dippy has dug a new hole. A BIG hole, which leads him to a strange new world – and even stranger new friends. But do these giant creatures really just want to […]

Happy Birthday Wombat

Bestselling Mothball is back – with birthday cake! (Carrot, of course.) She eats, she sleeps, she scratches. But today it’s Mothball’s birthday and it’s time to celebrate! Created by author Jackie French and illustrator Bruce Whatley, Happy Birthday Wombat is a very funny picture book about enjoying a special day – as seen through the […]

Dippy’s Big Day Out

An Ice Age meets Diary of a Wombat story Dippy is a diprotodon, the BIGGEST, friendliest wombat who lived 100,000 years ago. All Dippy wants is happy friends, a place to sleep and lots to eat. Who knew that could be such an adventure? Based on a concept by Ben Smith Whatley and brought to […]

Danny da Vinci: The Secret of the Mona Lisa

From talented duo Rosie Smith and Bruce Whatley comes a fresh and funny book that celebrates the extraordinary artistic genius of Leonardo da Vinci. Danny da Vinci and his best friend Mick Angelo are adventurers – artistic adventurers – who share a passion for painting and sculpture. Every year the Duke of Milan holds an […]

The Beach They Called Gallipoli

An extraordinary exploration of Gallipoli created by the incredible Jackie French and Bruce Whatley. A hundred years ago, Australians and New Zealanders landed at Anzac Cove, in Turkey. This is the story of Gallipoli as seen from the cove; the story of that beach, where thousands died and legends were born. Created by award-winning duo, […]

Wombat Wins

The school sports day is on and Mothball wombat is competing! She eats. She sleeps. She scratches. But can this wombat win? From the award-winning, bestselling creators of Diary of a Wombat. This is a book about a wombat … winning. Yes, Mothball has become an athlete, albeit a little accidentally. In her never-ending quest […]

Grandma Wombat

This is a cheeky story for grandparents to share with their grandkids’ – Reading Time She eats. She sleeps. She scratches. And like all grandmas, she thinks her grandson is the best-behaved baby ever. But this baby wombat has other ideas … Created by author Jackie French and illustrator Bruce Whatley, this delightfully funny book […]

Baby Wombat’s Week

The much-loved sequel to the bestselling DIARY OF A WOMBAT He sleeps. He eats. He gets bored. He creates havoc wherever he goes! He’s Mothball’s baby – and he’s even cuter, naughtier and more determined than his mum. Created by writer Jackie French and illustrator Bruce Whatley, the award-winning duo of the international bestseller Diary […]

Diary of a Wombat

A delightful and entertaining peek into the life of one very busy wombat! Monday Morning: Slept. Afternoon: Slept. Evening: Ate. Scratched. Night: Ate. A typical day. Don’t be fooled. This wombat leads a very busy and demanding life. She wrestles unknown creatures, runs her own digging business, and most difficult of all – trains her […]