The Besties to the Rescue

Paperback / softback

Main Details

Title The Besties to the Rescue
Authors and Contributors      By (author)   Felice Arena
Illustrated by   Tom Jellett
Physical Properties
Format:Paperback / softback
Pages:80
Dimensions(mm): Height 196,Width 129
CategoriesGeneral fiction
Family and home stories
Humorous stories
ISBN 9781760890971
Audience
Children's (6-12)

Publishing Details

Publisher Penguin Books Australia
Imprint Penguin Books Australia
Publication Date 7 January 2020
NZ Release Date 7 January 2020
Publication Country Australia

Description

Oliver and Ruby have been besties forever . . . Oliver is trying to record Ruby's awesome trampoline flips in slow-mo, but he captures something else too. Cutie Pie, the cat from next door, is pouncing on a bird's nest! The baby bird is too young to fly. Will the besties be the best bird-parents ever?

Author Biography

Felice Arena (Author) Felice Arena is one of Australia's best-loved children's writers. He is the author and creator of many popular and award-winning children's books for all ages, including the acclaimed historical adventures The Boy and the Spy, Fearless Frederic and The Great Escape, the bestselling Specky Magee books and the popular Andy Roid and Sporty Kids series. Tom Jellett (Illustrator) Tom Jellett is an Australian illustrator based in Sydney. Tom has been an editorial illustrator for News Limited, working on The Australian, The Weekend Australian and The Daily Telegraph and his work has appeared in the South China Morning Post, The Week and Medical Observer. He is an acclaimed children's book illustrator whose work includes a series about a little pirate (The Littlest Pirate), books about a teddy bear called Ted (Ted Goes Wild, Ted Gets Lost and Ted Hits Town) and the Sporty Kids series, written by Felice Arena. His picture books with Justine Clarke and Arthur Baysting, The Gobbledygook is Eating a Book and The Gobbledygook and the Scribbledynoodle have been Australian bestsellers. His other acclaimed picture books include Why I Love Footy and Why I Love Summer with Michael Wagner, and Grandpa's Big Adventure written by Paul Newman. In 2011, Tom was included in the editorial category for Illustrators 53, exhibited at the Society of Illustrators, New York.