The Besties Make a Splash by Felice Arena

Thu 30 April 2020

Ruby and Ollie have been besties forever! They love going to the beach, swimming in the surf, checking out rockpools and eating ice-cream of course. When Zac brings the coolest girl in school to the beach, everyone is having a great time, that is, until it looks like your bestie is having more fun with someone else...

Find out what happens in the latest book in The Besties series, written by Felice Arena -  one of Australia's best-loved children's writers. Felice is the author and creator of books like The Boy and the SpyFearless Frederic and The Great Escape, plus the bestselling Specky Magee books and the popular Andy Roid and Sporty Kids series.

Acclaimed Sydney-based illustrator, Tom Jellett, has created The Besties' world in fun, comic-style illustrations. Tom is also known for illustrating the Sporty Kids series, and The Gobbledygook is Eating a Book and The Gobbledygook and the Scribbledynoodle by Justine Clarke and Arthur Baysting.

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Written and read by Lucy Suze.

Published by Puffin books, an imprint of Penguin Random House Australia.

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