Click on the cover image above to read some pages of this book!
Super-fun stories specially chosen for 8-year-olds!
A mysterious water horse, dogs with big plans, a fortune-telling dragon, poetry and elephants, a mouse rescuer extraordinaire, sheep on the football field, a bull ant emergency, a royal wedding for Nanny Piggins, a cross-country catastrophe and a soup-eating hero . . . You'll find all these in Stories for 8-Year-Olds. And you'll find some of your favourite Australian authors, too.
After you've read one, you'll want to read them all!
About the Author
Linsay has written a number of non-fiction titles including two volumes of The Dictionary of Performing Arts (with two other writers) and Volcanoes and Under the Sea. She has edited various story collections, including 30 Australian Stories for Children, 30 Australian Ghost Stories for Children and Stories for 6,7,8 & 9 year olds.
In her spare time, Linsay enjoys playing the viola (she was the Principal Viola of the St Andrews Chamber Orchestra) and playing with her grandson, Ziggy.
Author Lives In: Sydney, Australia
ISBN: 9780857984753 ISBN-10: 0857984756 Series: Stories For... Audience:
For Ages: 8+ years old For Grades: 2 - 3 Format:
Number Of Pages: 208 Published: 1st December 2014 Publisher: Random House Australia Country of Publication: AU Dimensions (cm): 20.2 x 13.1
Weight (kg): 0.2
Edition Number: 1