The Speedy Sloth
Number Of Pages: 24
Published: 1st November 2022
Publisher: SCHOLASTIC AUSTRALIA PTY LTD
Country of Publication: AU
Dimensions (cm): 24.6 x 25.8 x 0.7
Weight (kg): 0.32
Edition Number: 1
It was finally time for the event of the year, Spike couldn’t believe it The Great Race was here! The other sloths said it couldn’t be done, but Spike didn’t care, she was ready to run! From award-winning creators, Rebecca Young and Heath McKenzie comes this inspiring story to celebrate all winners ... The official story was chosen for ALIA National Simultaneous Storytime 2023, to be celebrated all across Australia and New Zealand!
The event took place at 11am AEST/1pm NZST on Wednesday 24 May, 2023.
About the Author
After studying English and Children's Literature, Rebecca Young began working as an editor in children's book publishing. Rebecca's first picture book, Button Boy (illustrated by Sue deGennaro), was listed as a Notable Book for the 2012 Children's Book Council of Australia Awards and has been published internationally. When she is not reading, writing or editing children's books, Rebecca is watching movies, scribbling lists, pleating dumplings, braving the garden, listening to bluegrass, or rearranging furniture. The Skunk with No Funk (2014) is her first title with Walker Books Australia.