Backyard Footy

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    • $9.99

Publisher Description

Jy is playing football alone in his small backyard in the Kimberley, but when he accidentally kicks the ball over the fence, a footy adventure begins! Footy by yourself is fun but playing with mates is better.

The first title in a joyful black&write! Fellowship-winning series, where the fun only grows with family and friends!

Praise for Backyard Footy

'There's a real sense of energy and fun to this upbeat children's picture book by Jaru/Kija kids' author Carl Merrison.' The West Australian

'Hits the mark with its complete joy for the game and, even better, for its spirit of mateship.' Books+Publishing

'A superb energy flows through Backyard Footy . . . When the punchline comes, it's very easy to agree: "Footy by yourself is fun but playing with mates is better."' South Sydney Herald

'Joyful . . . Merrison's belief in and commitment to fostering community and kids' wellbeing shines through on every page of this latest big-hearted adventure. Backyard Footy is a precious picture book that conveys a simple but vital message . . . A heartwarming and immersive read for any young reader.' Better Reading

'A vibrant, fast-paced picture book . . . A very enjoyable read.' ReadPlus

  • GENRE
    Kids
    RELEASED
    2023
    31 May
    LANGUAGE
    EN
    English
    LENGTH
    24
    Pages
    PUBLISHER
    Hachette Australia
    SELLER
    Hachette Australia Pty Ltd
    SIZE
    48
    MB

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