Spike is a plucky, cocky, energetic and funny kid with an unbeatable imagination. In The Snowboard Race, he conquers steep mountains and trees and runs races with his friends, Wally and Melissa, while taking some ingenious help from his older mate Mr. Smith.
This wonderful book comes to life in the hands of young readers, encouraging them to read further and engage their own imaginations. The simple but strong storyline lead them through from start to finish, and the marvellous illustrations add further humour and fun.
Phil Kettle is a much loved author whose books are devoured by young readers, always leaving them wanting more. David McCubbin is an artist and designer from one of Australia’s most revered artist families.
198 x 130mm portrait, 44pp + cover, colour cover and b/w illustrations within.
Phil Kettle is one of Australia's most loved children's authors and a dedicated children's educator, with hundreds of books in print in Australia and around the world.