by Adam Goodes and Ellie Laing

Illustrator: David Hardy
ISBN 978176105064
Publisher: Allen & Unwin

From footy legend Adam Goodes comes the eagerly awaited sequel to the 2021 breakout hit picture book Somebody’s Land. Tag along with a tribe of Adnyamathanha people as they prepare for Ceremony. There will be food! There will be music! And most special of all, Ceremony will envelope you in the warmth of a community upholding an age-old tradition.
An essential for all young Australian readers, this is a rare opportunity to learn about one of the world’s oldest continuous cultures. The gorgeous graphics by David Hardy seamlessly immerse you into the Australian outback rich with its unique flora and fauna. Ceremony also weaves words from the Adnyamathanha people’s language throughout the story and includes a helpful visual index plus a QR code to a reading by Adam and co-author Ellie Laing.
Recommended age: 4 to 8 years