Author(s): David Lawrence
A fun-filled junior fiction series written in partnership with Basketball Australia
Due to Robdale Primary's awesome success on the basketball court, the school is sponsoring their team to go and play against other schools around the country. Of course, Miss Take, the school's spotlight hungry principal, has to come along. Throw in Greg 'The Goat' McGriffin and it's going to be one interesting trip The school team experiences a whole new world of basketball by playing a mix of rural and indigenous kids. A couple of the players' skills are phenomenal but the Robdale team is seriously slick operation by now and are smashing the opposition But is winning really everything, or can Danny and Crystal convince their team to make it fun for everyone?
David Lawrence is a comedy writer/performer who accidentally became a children's author in 2008. He has written for numerous TV shows including Hamish & Andy, Comedy Inc., and Talkin' About Your Generation, and is cast member of the ABC3 children's sketch comedy show, You're Skitting Me. His books, Anna Flowers and the three part Fox Swift series, have sporting themes and use humour to tackle issues such as bullying and racism in schools. David still hopes to play AFL football and win a Brownlow Medal ... but at age 51, it's going to be tough.