9781760292997

The Complete Adventures of Figaro and Rumba

Author Anna Fienberg

Illustrator Stephen Michael King

Publisher Allen & Unwin

Genre Children's chapter book

From the creator of Tashi – meet the irrepressible dog Figaro and his cat-friend Rumba, who find themselves in big adventures that are fabulous fun for chapter book readers.

Come on two fabulous adventures with two best friends.

When Figaro and Rumba catch the Very Fast Train to the beach, they meet a cunning crocodile with conga drums and a satin waistcoat, but they can’t imagine such a musical creature might be a villain with a catnapping plan…And when Figaro howls in the Cool Cats’ choir, the little ginger cat takes him exploring in the Catmobile. Open-air driving is the best thing ever, but Figaro thinks he’s seen a monster in the car…
With pictures in full-colour by award- winning illustrator Stephen Michael King.
‘Everything about Figaro and Rumba is appealing… This is the sort of book that young readers will return to again and again’ Reading Time‘Each chapter tells a story, but they build to a fanciful climax … an ideal gift for five-to-eight year olds’ Australian Book Review
For ages 5 to 8


Anna Fienberg is the author of many popular and award-winning books for children of all ages, including the Tashi series, Minton Goes!, Horrendo’s Curseand Wicked’s Way.

Stephen Michael King has written and illustrated many wonderful picture books, including Snail and Turtle are Friends, Milli, Jack and the Dancing Cat and Bella’s Bad Hair Day.

 

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