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by Kylie Parry

illustrated by Philip Webb

Finn tells Mum he has found a small lost creature in the garden shed. Mum doesn’t look at the creature, so she thinks Finn is playing make-believe. But she plays along and tells Finn that the lost creature will need its mother and Finn will have to find her. After thinking hard, Finn comes up with a plan. Mum is shocked to discover at the end of the story that Finn wasn’t making things up! This delightful fantasy story is actually a poem, narrated entirely in rhyme.

Series: Ready to Read Colour Wheel

Learning area: Health and Physical Education

Category: Fiction

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Publication date: January 2014

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