By Rosemary Sullivan
Illustrated by Dee Huxley
From ages 3+
Tom Tom traces a day in the life of a small boy living in a typical Aboriginal community in the Top End of the Northern Territory.
It follows the adventures of Tom Tom as he goes to preschool, eats lunch with Granny Annie in the bottom camp, swims in the Lemonade Springs in the afternoon and spends the night with Granny May and grandfather Jo in the top camp.
Tom Tom by inspired by author Rosemary Sullivan’s 17 years working as a pre-school teacher in remote Aboriginal communities.
Shortlisted: 2009 CBCA Early Childhood Book of the Year.
This book is used for Shared Story Book Reading in PreLit.