Why Can't I be a Dinosaur? by Kylie Westaway

Fri 3 November 2017

Why Can’t I be a Dinosaur? is our new Story of the Week written and read by Kylie Westaway, illustrated by Tom Jellett. Nellie is going to be the flower girl at Aunt Daisy’s wedding. The only problem is that she’s dead-set on wearing her dinosaur outfit. Listen to our interview with Kylie on Kinderling Conversation and visit Allen & Unwin to get your own copy of the book.

Tune in at 5pm daily to hear our Story Of The Week, or listen in our free mobile app.

Win our Story Of The Week prize pack!

Win our Story of the Week prize pack
Share episode

Hear more Stories Of The Week

More and More and More by Ian Mutch

More than anything else, Henry Harper loves collecting. One day he finds Kate and she loves collecting too. Together they collect more and more and MORE…until their obsession causes everything…

Miss Mae's Saturday by Justine Flynn

"Mae loved Saturdays. Saturdays were when Grandma came to visit." But with rain pouring down outside...what will they do? Miss Mae's Saturday is a delightful book about imagination and the wonderful…

The Travel Bug by Benjamin Gilmour and James Gulliver Hancock

One of our on-air favourites is now being featured as Kinderling's Story of the Week.  "In a land of long grasses,
where small insects crawl,
lived a strange little…

First Day by Margaret Wild

Jun can't wait to learn how to count to a trillion! Penny's Dad tells her she'll have to learn how to sit still; Salma catches the bus all by herself…

Mum at School by Eric Veille

Going to big school is super exciting! But when the day finally comes around, it can be a bit scary to leave your parent or carer at the classroom door…

DJ Duks by Peking Duk (aka Adam Hyde and Reuben Styles)

ARIA-award-winning Aussie electronic music duo Peking Duk (aka Adam Hyde and Reuben Styles) have just released their debut children's book: DJ Duks. It's a cautionary tale about fame, fortune…