Book #0 Australian Children's Classics

The Tram to Bondi Beach

by Libby Hathorn

Illustrated by Julie Vivas

On Sale: 02/09/1992

Format:

Paperback

About the Book

A story of a young boy's adventures working as a paperboy on the busy trams, travelling to Bondi Beach. It was Kieran's dream to be a paperboy and when he finally gets the chance finds it's not as easy as he thought it would be but with his friend Saxon teaching him the ropes he eventually gets the opportunity to work at his favourite place...the beach, and the tram rides are the best part of the job to Kieran. When he grows up he won't be a paper boy, he'll be a tram driver rattling and flying down the hill to Bondi Beach.

A story of a young boy's adventures working as a paperboy on the busy trams, travelling to Bondi Beach. It was Kieran's dream to be a paperboy and when he finally gets the chance finds it's not as easy as he thought it would be but with his friend Saxon teaching him the ropes he eventually gets the opportunity to work at his favourite place...the beach, and the tram rides are the best part of the job to Kieran. When he grows up he won't be a paper boy, he'll be a tram driver rattling and flying down the hill to Bondi Beach.

Product Details

  • ISBN: 9780207176197
  • ISBN 10: 0207176191
  • Imprint: HarperCollins - AU
  • On Sale: 02/09/1992
  • Pages: 0
  • List Price: 14.95 AUD
  • BISAC1: JUVENILE FICTION / General

Biography

Libby Hathorn is one of Australia's most highly regarded writers for children and has also been published extensively overseas. Among other awards, she won the inaugural NSW Children's Week Medal for literature in 1992.For more information, free writing tips and teaching resources, go to www.libbyhathorn.com. 


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Biography

The superb watercolour illustrations of Julie Vivas are loved by children and adults in Australia and overseas. Perhaps best known for the best selling Possum Magic, written by Mem Fox, Julie has illustrated stories by many well-known Australian authors, including The Tram to Bondi Beach by Libby Hathorn and Stories From Our Street by Richard Tulloch. Her work has received numerous awards nd commendations, and in 1992 Julie was awarded the Dromkeen Medal for her significant contribution to the appreciation and development of children's literature.


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