Naked Bunyip Dancing

The story of Anna, Billy the punk, J-man and everyone else

Steven Herrick , illustrated by Beth Norling
AUD $14.99
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With Carey the Hairy as their teacher, class 6C get into 'co-curricular activities' like poetry and belly dancing, and they put on a concert that is the best night of their lives. Funny, honest and full of likeable characters, this free verse story is perfect for 8-12s.

Mr Carey the Hairy

Billy the punk genius

J-man the rapper

Sophie the poet

Ahmet the soccer star

Jason the good kisser

Anna the yoga master

Peter the boy with the talking bottom

Emily the ballerina

Alex the artist

Michael the salesman

What a crazy class! And what a funny, unpredictable year - the year of Naked Bunyip Dancing - when the kids in Class 6C find out who they are, what they're good at, and how to put on a fantastic show.

Author bio:

Steven Herrick was born in Brisbane, the youngest of seven children. At school his favourite subject was soccer, and he dreamed of football glory while he worked at various jobs, including fruit picking. Now Steven writes for children and teenagers and visits many schools each year. He loves talking to the students and their teachers about poetry, and soccer.

Steven lives in the Blue Mountains with his wife and two sons.

Category: Children's
ISBN: 9781741146554
Awards: Short-listed NSW Literary Awards, Patricia Wrightson Prize for Children's Literature 2006 AU; Commended CBCA Book of the Year Award, Younger Readers 2006 AU; Winner Speech Pathology Australia Book of the Year Award for Language Development, Upper Primary Readers 2006 AU
Publisher: A&U Children's
Imprint: A & U Children
Pub Date: December 2005
Page Extent: 204
Format: Paperback - B format
Age: 8 - 12
Subject: Children's, Teenage & educational