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What is Old Tom to do? If he cannot catch Belinda, there will be no milk for anyone... Discover how he solves his problem in this hilarious tale. 32 pages Paperback

Formats & editions

  • Paperback

    9780140544930

    May 2, 1994

    Picture Puffin

    32 pages

    RRP $14.99

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Awards and Recognition

  • YABBA Children's Choice Awards
    1994
    Shortlisted
    Picture Book
  • KOALA Children's Choice Awards
    1995
    Shortlisted
    Primary readers section
  • KOALA Children's Choice Awards
    1996
    Shortlisted
    Primary readers section
  • KOALA Children's Choice Awards
    1998
    Shortlisted
    Picture Book
  • KOALA Children's Choice Awards
    1999
    Shortlisted
    Picture Book

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A Bag and a Bird
Mr McGee and the Elephants
Hetty's Day Out
Who Sank the Boat? and Other Stories
The Big Fish
The Man With the Messy Hair
One Sunday
Fat Ferdie
The Toymaker & the Bird
The Little Old Man Who Looked Up At The Moon
My Buggy Book of Animals
Where's The Gold?
Grandpa and Thomas and the Green Umbrella
Shhh! Little Mouse
Is Your Grandmother A Goanna?
Mr McGee and the Perfect Nest
Mr McGee and the Big Bag of Bread
The Potato People
Grandpa and Thomas
Inside Mary Elizabeth's House
Can You Keep a Secret?
Mr McGee & the Perfect Nest

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Book With No Pictures
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