Quokka- scooters

There’s a motorcycle and scooter show on in Perth this weekend, hence the topic of this week’s cover.

Quokka, issue 684, Sept 10 2009- scooters

I don’t think Audrey makes a good quokka, her features are too delicate and feminine. Greg doesn’t look too bad though.


Author: James Foley

James makes books for courageous kids. He’s the author/illustrator of the S.Tinker Inc graphic novel series for middle primary: Brobot (2016), Dungzilla (2017) and Gastronauts (2018) star Sally Tinker, the world’s foremost inventor under the age of twelve, and Joe Tinker, her stinky baby brother. The fourth in the series, Chickensaurus, is out in late 2020. He is also the illustrator of the Toffle Towers series written by Tim Harris. James’ earlier books My Dead Bunny (2015), In The Lion (2012), The Last Viking (2011) and The Last Viking Returns (2014) have all scored several honours, including children’s choice awards, shortlistings in the Children’s Book Council of Australia Book of the Year awards, and selection to the International Youth Library’s White Raven list. The sequel to My dead Bunny - There's Something Weird About Lena - is out in late 2020. James comes from a long line of queuing enthusiasts. Follow him on FB/twitter/insta/youtube @jamesfoleybooks, or at www.jamesfoley.com.au .

2 thoughts on “Quokka- scooters”

  1. Hello James,
    are you the James that i have met a couple of times at the Lit. Centre? I hope so, LOVE the Quokka pics. Stewie, my husband, is an avid Quokka reader so we check out the cover (and me the antiques and free pets, and Stew the Motor section) every week.
    No doubt see you at the Lit. Centre again, if of course it is you…..
    Moira :0)

    1. Hi Moira, yep it’s me. Thanks for having a look at my work and for the compliments 🙂 See you at the next SCBWI or FCLC do.


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