Don’t Look Now #1: Falling For It and The Kangapoo Key Ring

Publisher details

Don't Look Now #1: Falling For It and The Kangapoo Key Ring
Authors
Andrew Weldon, Paul Jennings
Publisher
Allen & Unwin
Genre
Children’s Fiction
Released
01 August, 2013

Synopsis

The other kids don't see things the same way as me. I spend a lot of time imagining things. I just don't get it. Inside my head I am not the same as other kids.Ricky is an ordinary boy, who dreams of being famous. And he has a secret that might just help him realise his dream. Because Ricky can fly. Truly. He can really fly. But there's a hitch. He can only fly when absolutely no one is looking. If a person, an animal or a bird sees him while he's flying, he will fall out of the sky and almost certainly die. But Ricky is desperate. Will he risk flying in public, just for a shot at fame?The first two stories in a brilliant series presented in words and pictures by master story tellers Paul Jennings and Andrew Weldon. Don't Look Now will have readers laughing out loud at Ricky and his hilarious adventures - on and off the ground. 
Andrew Weldon
About the author

Andrew Weldon

Andrew Weldon's cartoons have been published in Australia and internationally, including in The Age, The New Yorker and The Big Issue. He has published two cartoon collections, I'm so sorry little man I thought you were a hand-puppet and If you weren't a hedgehog... If I weren't a haemophiliac...

Books by Andrew Weldon

Paul Jennings
About the author

Paul Jennings

Children’s book legend Paul Jennings has written over one hundred stories and won every Australian children's choice book award. Since the publication of Unreal! in 1985, readers around the world have loved his books. In 1995 he was made a Member of the Order of Australia for services to children's literature and he was awarded the prestigious Dromkeen Medal in 2001.

Books by Paul Jennings

Related articles

Australian Writing is Once Again The Winner in the Top 100

News | Book Life

14 May 2021

Australian Writing is Once Again The Winner in the Top 100

    Podcast: Book Chat – 2021 Better Reading Top 100

    Podcast

    13 May 2021

    Podcast: Book Chat – 2021 Better Reading Top 100

      Breaking News: Announcing the 2021 Better Reading Top 100

      News | Awards | Book Life | Events & Festivals

      12 May 2021

      Breaking News: Announcing the 2021 Better Reading Top 100

        Podcast: Adam Thompson on Aboriginal Heritage, Muttonbirding and Storytelling

        Podcast

        12 May 2021

        Podcast: Adam Thompson on Aboriginal Heritage, Muttonbirding and Storytelling

          Live Book Event: Amanda Hampson, Author of Lovebirds

          News | Events & Festivals

          10 May 2021

          Live Book Event: Amanda Hampson, Author of Lovebirds

            Podcast: Nikki Gemmell on Writing About Australia's Dark History

            Podcast

            10 May 2021

            Podcast: Nikki Gemmell on Writing About Australia's Dark History

              Podcast: Kate Foster on Raising a Neurodiverse Child

              Podcast

              6 May 2021

              Podcast: Kate Foster on Raising a Neurodiverse Child

                Heartfelt with a Touch of Magic: Read an Extract from A Glasshouse of Stars by Shirley Marr

                Kids & Ya

                5 May 2021

                Heartfelt with a Touch of Magic: Read an Extract from A Glasshouse of Stars by Shirley Marr

                Podcast: Book Chat – Episode 9

                Podcast

                4 May 2021

                Podcast: Book Chat – Episode 9

                  Podcast: Nicola Moriarty on Growing up in a Family of Storytellers

                  Podcast

                  3 May 2021

                  Podcast: Nicola Moriarty on Growing up in a Family of Storytellers

                    COMMENTS

                    Leave a Reply

                    Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *