Magabala Books Magabala Books Australia’s leading Indigenous publisher Support us

We respectfully caution Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander readers that this website contains images of people who have passed away.


A Boy's Life

An autobiographical study by a celebrated Aboriginal poet and playwright, who writes of his boyhood in the south-west of Western Australia during the depression years of the 1920s and 30s. Written with humour and compassion, this book provides insights into a significant literary figure and an interesting period of Australian history.
Jack Davis

Jack Davis (deceased) was one of Australia's most well-known Indigenous poets and playwrights. He was born in Perth and spent his early years in the dairying and timber mill district of Yarloop in the south west of WA. He was...

Read more