Short & Scary by best-loved authors & illustrators – Shan Tan, Carole Wilkinson, Andy Griffiths, James Roy and more – for our Kids!
The Australia Council for the Arts got it right by supporting this innovative collection of stories and illustrations that are scary, fun, moving, questioning
- and donated by some of Australia’s most loved creators to help kids. All proceeds from the sales go to Australian kids to help them when they need mentoring and support.
SHORT & SCARY
edited by Karen Tayleur
published by Black Dog Books
isbn 9781 7420 31330
Here are some beginnings:-
JARED LOVES Karyn. The wind howled through the trees, as Jared carved a heart around the words……. George Ivanoff
Since time began the Shivers, lurking. Hide behind the human back …. Sally Odgers
ON A DAY of wild storm, a strange bird …. Gabrielle Wang
YOU’D BETTER take a look/ ‘Cos you don’t know who they took …… Meredith Costain illustrated by Marc McBride
THE THREE friends had been arguing the whole way home. …. Aleesah Darlison
Here’s my story -LUNAR ROSE – ( I love that title).
‘I don’t want a birthday party this year ….. ThIRTEEN is the big one’.