18 books in the popular Honey Ant Readers series have been translated into six languages including Western Arrernte, Luritja, Pitjantjatjara, Yankuntkatjara, Central Arrernte and Warlpiri.
Several Aboriginal translators have worked with Margaret James to also produce oral recordings that will be included in each book and books will be ready early 2012.
The translations were part funded by the Mary MacKillop Foundation.
Posted 13 December, 2012
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“This year our pre-school and early years students have taken part in another awesome reading program and this is thanks to the Indigenous Literacy Foundation. The books that we have received are used for our Shared Reading and Reading Together programs.”