Out of Bed, Fred!
Every morning, Mum has to give her seven sons a hurry-up, but dear little Shirley is always up and ready to go... "Good girl, Shirl!" The boys decide to teach Shirl a lesson that involves changing the time on the alarm clock...
Winner of Joy Cowley Award 2010.
Dr Lucy Davey is currently based at home in Auckland with her three young children who provide her with first-hand knowledge of the current preferences and interests of young readers (and their parents). Although Lucy has written many stories for Scholastic, this one won last year's Joy Cowley award. Wellington graphic designer Harriet Bailey is an exciting newcomer to the world of children's book illustration.