Sneaky Snake is a picture book text in which a joey (baby kangaroo) loses his mother and finds himself confronted by a stranger with not so good intentions.
Bubba Kanga loves jumping along in his mother’s pouch. But one day she jumps so high, Bubba Kanga bumps right out!
Look out, Bubba Kanga! Here comes sneaky Snake.
No! No! No!
Tell that snake to
Go! Go! Go!
With wonderful illustrations that bring the Australian outback to life, Jill Eggleton explores ‘stranger danger’, skilfully building up the tension in a way that will make your children join the chorus of the squawking birds before the final happy outcome delivering children the message.
Softcover, 240 mm x 225 mm, Full colour throughout, includes audio CD of the author reading the story.
Author Jill Eggleton, QSO, is an internationally recognised literacy consultant, teacher and author. She has won Storylines’ top award, the Margaret Mahy Medal, given annually for lifetime achievement and an outstanding contribution to New Zealand children’s literature and literacy.