Puffin Books

Once I Heard a Little Wombat


A beautiful Australian take on a classic nursery rhyme.

'Once I heard a little wombat stomp stomp stomp . . . '
Read along and act out the movements as these baby Australian animals eat, play and settle down for nap time.

About Renee Treml

Renée Treml was inspired by Australia’s wildlife and native birds after moving from the USA to Australia in 2007. She loves to create artworks that highlight the subtle details of nature with delicacy and humour. Renée’s books have won or been listed for awards including the CBCA Crichton Award for New Illustrator, Speech Pathology Book of the Year and the Environment Award for Children’s Literature. Renée’s illustrations are featured on a variety of products, including stationery, ceramics and fine art prints.