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Who ever heard of roos in shoes?

‘Below the ridge the roos all stood
On tiptoe, shoes on lower paws,
Against the normal kanga laws,
That said a roo should never use
A shoe.’
ROOS IN SHOES uses rhyme and humour to great effect in this delightful tale of standing up for what you believe in. The vibrant watercolour illustrations celebrate one of Australia's iconic creatures, the kangaroo, and bring the countryside to life for 6+ readers. Perfect for reading aloud.


'ROOS IN SHOES is whimsical fun that hops along with rhythmic grace.' Newcastle Herald, November 2003

Formats & editions

  • Paperback


    October 1, 2004

    Random House Australia Children's

    RRP $16.99

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