Who'll want to read it? Kids, parents, anyone with a love of colour, style, and poetic justice.
Point of no return: For me, it was the attitude that drew me in, from the first page: "Phoebe was small and grey and she didn't like it. Not one little bit."
Classic line: " 'I like to puff out my chest, fan out my tail, wiggle my rump and sing... Ging gang gooley gooley wash wash...' "
Feathers for Phoebe is ALIA's National Simultaneous Storytime book this year. Check to see if your local library is joining in the fun, from 10:30am on Wednesday 25 May 2011.
Publisher: Angus & Robertson - an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers
Visit Newcastle Region Library's Catalogue and Website.