Warnayarra: The Rainbow Snake

Author(s): Pamela Lofts (Compiled by); Children Lajamanu School Staff (Illustrator)

Picture Books

Re-release of a children's picture storybook, first published in 1987. Aboriginal story about Warnayarra, the Rainbow Snake. Warnayarra the Rainbow Snake visits the Aboriginal community of Lajamanu in the Northern Territory. Warnayarra comes with a terrible storm, bringing destruction to the community. The people hide, and eventually the Rainbow Snake passes. Illustrations adapted from originals painted by the Senior Boys of Lajamanu School.


Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9781865046235
  • : Scholastic Australia
  • : Scholastic Press
  • : January 2004
  • : 180mm X mm
  • : Australia
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : colour illus
  • : 32
  • : Children at Lajamanu School
  • : Paperback
  • : Pamela Lofts (Compiled by); Children Lajamanu School Staff (Illustrator)