Riddle Gully Runaway
When junior reporter Pollo implicates the Mayor’s nephew in a spate of local robberies, she sets in train a series of mishaps that only she, her friend Will and her faithful sheep sidekick Shorn Connery can set to rights.
PRAISE FOR THE BOOK
‘Banyard gives depth to the plot exploring themes of self-esteem forgiveness and the perceptions of others providing opportunities for readers to think deeply around the topics.’ The West Australian
‘Banyard writes with a sensitivity and humour that adds dimension and accessibility to the story.’ Farm Weekly
‘… Riddle Gully Runaway is a wild adventure with a clear message about facing your fears, even if running away initially seems an easier option. Recommended for mid- to upper-primary readers.’ Aussie Reviews
‘The book integrates enough adventure, action and mystery to keep even the most distracted youngsters occupied.’ Cockburn Gazette
‘… Riddle Gully Runaway is a story that skips along. It’s fast-paced and funny, packed with action, false leads, adventure and mystery … This is Jen Banyard’s third book and it’s a well-written, humorous and suspenseful read for readers of middle fiction (10 – 12 years). I thoroughly recommend this book.’ Buzz Words