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Illustrated by Danny Snell

As the bushfire swallowed up the world they knew, a wombat shared her burrow with other animals.

As the flames of the bushfire approach, one small wombat is bravely followed by other animals to the safety of her underground burrow.

From best-selling author and Australian Children's Laureate, Jackie French, and award-winning illustrator, Danny Snell, comes a story of survival, courage and friendship.

Out November 2020

You can order a copy here.

This is real 'fire wombat', the small exhausted animal that arrived at our food and water station in January. This is after two days, when she was able to stand and had put on a little weight

© Jackie French