What Zola Did on Saturday by Melina Marchetta and Illustrated by Deb Hudson
From the author of Looking for Alibrandi comes this gorgeous series to engage and entertain newly independent young readers.
A wonderful children’s series celebrating community, friendship and kindness from the bestselling author of Looking for Alibrandi. Fun, heartwarming stories full of mischief and humour, sure to charm and engage newly independent young readers.
Zola loves living on Boomerang Street with her mum and her nonna. Every day of the week is an adventure. But Zola has a problem. No matter how much she tries, she can’t keep out of trouble. Like on Saturday, when it’s tomato day at Nonna Rosa’s and Zola is helping out . . .
Collect all seven stories in the series. One for every day of the week!
‘A charming series that will enchant all who read it.’
The Book Muse
‘Bursting with warmth, family love, troublesome dogs, and growing things . . . Perfect for beginning readers . . . Zola is such a delightful, thoughtful, and slightly mischievous character.’
Aussie Kids Books
‘There is a rich diversity in families with single parents, same-sex parents, multi-generational families and different cultures . . . Perfect for newly independent readers or for class or home read-alouds, I highly recommend this for little humans from around 6 years upwards.’