Noni the Pony Goes to the Beach

Publisher details

Author
Alison Lester
Publisher
Allen & Unwin
Genres
Children’s Fiction, Children’s Picture Book
Released
01 October, 2014
ISBN
9781743311141

Noni the Pony Goes to the Beach

Buy now

Retail partners

Synopsis

Noni the Pony is friendly and funny. She loves going down to the beach when it's sunny. With her two very best friends Dave Dog and Coco the Cat, and the cows from next door, it's going to be a wonderful day.
Alison Lester
About the author

Alison Lester

Alison Lester is one of Australia's most popular and bestselling creators of children's books. Her picture books mix imaginary worlds with everyday life, encouraging children to believe in themselves and celebrate the differences that make them special. In a career spanning decades, Alison Lester has written many books, and won numerous prestigious awards, including the Children's Book Council of Australia (CBCA) Picture Book of the Year Award for her much-loved classic Are We There Yet? and the CBCA Eve Pownall Book of the Year Award for One Small Island. Her picture books include Kissed by the MoonRunning with the HorsesSophie Scott Goes South and My Dog Bigsy – to name just a few. Alison Lester became Australia's first Children's Book Laureate in 2012, a position shared with Boori Monty Pryor. In 2016, Alison was awarded the Dromkeen Medal for her outstanding achievement in the creation of Australian children's and young adult literature, and in 2018 she became the first children's book writer to win the Melbourne Prize for Literature, for her contribution to Australian literature and cultural and intellectual life.  Alison lives on a farm in the Victorian countryside. She spends part of each year travelling to schools around Australia, helping students and teachers develop their own stories.

Books by Alison Lester

Related articles

Miles Franklin Literary Award 2022 Longlist Announced!

News | Awards

24 May 2022

Miles Franklin Literary Award 2022 Longlist Announced!

    ABIAs 2022 Shortlist Announced!

    News | Awards

    23 May 2022

    ABIAs 2022 Shortlist Announced!

      Podcast: Damon Galgut on Exploring the Complexities of South Africa in His Writing

      Podcast

      23 May 2022

      Podcast: Damon Galgut on Exploring the Complexities of South Africa in His Writing

        Chloe Hooper on What to Read with Children When Explaining Loss and Grief

        News | Author Related

        20 May 2022

        Chloe Hooper on What to Read with Children When Explaining Loss and Grief

          Podcast: Kylie Moore-Gilbert on How She Survived 804 days in an Iranian Prison

          Podcast

          19 May 2022

          Podcast: Kylie Moore-Gilbert on How She Survived 804 days in an Iranian Prison

            Podcast: Chloe Hooper on the Power of Bedtime Stories

            Podcast

            19 May 2022

            Podcast: Chloe Hooper on the Power of Bedtime Stories

              Join in the Fun: National Simultaneous Storytime with Josh Pyke Reading Family Tree

              News | Events & Festivals

              18 May 2022

              Join in the Fun: National Simultaneous Storytime with Josh Pyke Reading Family Tree

              Live Book Event: Brendan Colley, Author of The Signal Line

              News | Events & Festivals

              18 May 2022

              Live Book Event: Brendan Colley, Author of The Signal Line

                Why We’re Not Faking It Anymore by Cassie Hamer

                News | Author Related

                18 May 2022

                Why We’re Not Faking It Anymore by Cassie Hamer

                  Podcast: Sheila O'Flanagan on Loss, Grief and Accepting Change

                  Podcast

                  16 May 2022

                  Podcast: Sheila O'Flanagan on Loss, Grief and Accepting Change

                    COMMENTS

                    Leave a Reply

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