Published in 1918, The Adventures of Snugglepot and Cuddlepie chronicle the adventures of two gumnut babies and their adventures in the Australian bush. The antagonists are The Big Bad Banksia Men who thwart the adventures of the gumnut babies. The two brothers set off on the adventures to see a human, something that they are curious about. On these adventures, they are joined by Mr. Lizard and Little Ragged Blossom, and have to battle not only The Big Bad Banksia Men, but also Mrs. Snake. Aimed at children, these stories can be read to younger children or read by confident readers. Each reading can reveal something new about these stories that might have been missed during other readings. This adds to the beauty and longevity of these stories.