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Mum’s Octopus

Mum’s octopus.

by Don Long

illustrated by Gus Sinaumea Hunter

This dramatic personal experience narrative features Sione, the boy in Finding Mum (Green). Sione’s family are collecting mussels at the beach when Mum inadvertently catches an octopus! Mum and Dad strongly disagree about what to do with the unexpected catch. 

Orange 2

Series: Ready to Read

Learning area: Science, Social Sciences

Colour wheel level: Orange

Curriculum level: 1

Category: Fiction

Related titles: Listed in TSM

Publication date: January 2004

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