BOOKS – Poetry & Plays


Top Secret! A new series of books on reading and writing poetry is in the pipeline!

It’s going to be different! Very different! (Like, fun for everyone! And teachers: you could help your kids become famous!)

Let us know if you would like to be notified when it is ready!


The World-famous Toppa Woppa Wonder Show

Lights, camerThe World-famous Toppa Woppa Wonder Show by Alan Trussell-Cullena and…action! Get ready for a rollicking performance, complete with zany characters, corny jokes and wacky wisecracks as you act out the exploits of Super Sal, Fingers McCabe, Professor Doodlebrain and many others. After the Toppa Woppa Wonder Show, television will never be the same again!

This is a great way to get kids into making their own epic Oscar-winning film and video and live stage show masterpieces! It’s available from Pearson Education Australia. ISBN 0-7339-7057-5

Maui Tames the Sun



Maui Tames the Sun by Alan Trussell-Cullen

Long, long ago, when the world was new and strange, the sun decided to start racing across the sky. But on Earth, everyone was far from happy! The days were so short and there was not time to get anything done! People moaned. People complained. “Someone ought to do something!” But no one did until Maui came along with a plan…

Maui Tames the Sun is a play based on a traditional Maori legend. It is an intriguing and powerful story

. And the fun thing about this play script is that it allows the whole class to take part in it.It is available from
ISBN 0-00-715750-9