“Last days had begun then …ships had stopped coming to Australia and no planes had landed for weeks. Everything was breaking down.”
Rediscover the magic of our country's most memorable children's books by Victor Kelleher in this Penguin classic.
The great dome of the sky, black, star-sprinkled, arched above him, appearing at that moment so limitless, so vast and free, that the fences and cages of Taronga were dwarfed, reduced to the point where they barely seemed to exist..
Every so often, there comes a story so brilliant and lively and moving that it cannot be left in the past.