Leonard Doesn't Dance

Author(s): Frances Watts; Judy Watson (Illustrator)

Picture Books

A TOE-TAPPING STORY ABOUT FINDING YOUR OWN RHYTHM FROM THE AWARD-WINNING CREATORS OF GOODNIGHT, MICE! All the birds are excited about the Big Beaky Bird Ball - except Leonard. His warble-warble waltz with the magpies is more wobble-wobble, and his caw-caw can-can with the crows is a can't-can't. The puffins are prancing, the rosellas are rocking and you should see the flamingo go-go-go! Everyone is jumping and jiving, but not Leonard. Leonard doesn't dance. Then an unexpected encounter changes everything ... From the award-winning creators of Goodnight, Mice! comes a toe-tapping story about finding your own rhythm. AWARDS FOR GOODNIGHT, MICE!Winner - 2012 Prime Minister's Literary Award for Children's FictionNotable Book - CBCA Book of the Year Award: Early Childhood PRAISE FOR GOODNIGHT, MICE!'utterly flawless use of rich and poetic language ... a bedtime story to read aloud with gusto, to delight in and to savour. Very highly recommended' - Sydney's Child'a charming, funny and reassuring story for littlies ... Recommended' - Magpies'a story which will be read again and again' - West Australian


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Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9780733333040
  • : ABC Books
  • : ABC Books
  • : 0.38
  • : April 2019
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Frances Watts; Judy Watson (Illustrator)
  • : Hardback
  • : 1906
  • : 32