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Miss Lily's fabulous pink feather boa is the most wonderful thing the Last Potoroo has ever seen. When Miss Lily dances the tango, the Last Potoroo can't take her eyes off it. And when she wraps it around herself, she feels, for the first time in her life, that she can do anything – and everything! Something so fabulous just has to be magic...

Formats & editions

  • Paperback


    June 4, 1999

    Picture Puffin

    32 pages

    RRP $14.95

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Awards and Recognition

  • 1999
    YABBA Children's Choice Awards
  • 1999
    YABBA Children's Choice Awards
  • 2000
    YABBA Children's Choice Awards
  • 2000
    YABBA Children's Choice Awards

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