Aussie Gumnuts is a series of books about a lovable group of Australian Animal friends from the bush.Nicola was inspired to write the Aussie Gumnuts series while wandering the bush garden of Camfield Estate in the hills of Roleystone in Western Australia. In these refreshingly charming stories, friendship and fun are the key to untangling mysteries and exploring the Australian bush.
Curiosity about an old legend inspires Boomeroo and his animal mates to set in search of the lost boomerang. Will they solve the mystery? Read about the fantasy adventures of the “Aussie Gumnuts” in this, the first of Nicola's beautifully illustrated books about a quirky group of animals from the Australian Bush. The Aussie Gumnuts overcome difficulties and find new friends along the way. You can also sing the song of the Aussie Gumnuts, a celebration of friendship and fun.
The author, Nicola, was born in Italy and arrived in Australia the age of two. As a child fell in love with the bush and beaches of this new country, the largest island in the world. developing an early fascination for the unusual wild-life. also loving to explore the land with its mountains of rocks,scorching sun,brilliant blue skies and tall swaying gum trees. Nicola loved the smell of eucalyptus in the wide open spaces, were one could explore. To read Nicola's stories is to share the fascination for nature and this wonderful land we call Australia.