Four classic stories featuring the beloved Muddleheaded Wombat.

The Muddleheaded Wombat combines, in one edition, four of Ruth Park's much-loved classics: The Muddleheaded Wombat (1962), The Muddleheaded Wombat on Holiday (1964), The Muddleheaded Wombat in the Treetops (1965) and The Muddleheaded Wombat at School (1966). Featuring one of Australia's most adored children's book characters of all time, these stories have never been out of print.

This paperback edition features the original line drawings by Noela Young, bringing alive the adventures of Wombat and his inseparable friends, Mouse and tabby Cat, for today's children.


"These stories have been so popular in Australia they have never been out of print"- Hobart Mercury



ISBN: 9780732284367
Audience: Children's (6-12)
Format: Hardback
Number of Pages: 352
Publication Date: 1 Oct 2010
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers (Australia) Pty Ltd
Publication City, Country: New South Wales, Australia
Dimensions (cm): 24.3(H) x 23(L) x 2.8(W)
Weight (gm): 1446


Author Biography

Ruth Park's award-winning novel The Harp in the South was followed by over 50 books for adults and children, including Playing Beatie Bow. Her stories about The Muddleheaded Wombat were a result of the ABC radio serial. She won the Miles Franklin award for Swords, Crowns and Rings in 1977.
The Muddleheaded Wombat

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