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Issue Details: First known date: 1990... 1990 Omnibus Dipper
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y separately published work icon The Brown Felt Hat Richard Tulloch , Norwood : Omnibus Books , 1990 Z829911 1990 single work children's fiction children's

'The brown felt hat was beautiful, very elegant and very expensive. This was a hat fit for a queen and was destined to go places. It certainly does travel overland and overseas, perhaps not always in the best of conditions, but that's the adventure of life.' (Publication summary)

Norwood : Omnibus Books , 1990
y separately published work icon Something Rich and Strange Margaret Wild , Norwood : Omnibus Books , 1990 Z830057 1990 single work children's fiction children's Norwood : Omnibus Books , 1990
y separately published work icon The Follow Dog Sally Odgers , Norwood : Omnibus Books , 1990 Z846983 1990 single work children's fiction children's Norwood : Omnibus Books , 1990
y separately published work icon Being Bad for the Babysitter Richard Tulloch , Norwood : Omnibus Books , 1991 Z1013347 1991 single work children's fiction children's Norwood : Omnibus Books , 1991
y separately published work icon Redbeard's Kingdom Anthony Holcroft , Norwood : Omnibus Books , 1991 Z1019218 1991 single work children's fiction children's

'Redbeard is greedy for power and land, and after he has conquered the kingdom of his brother, Blackbeard, he becomes even greedier. Everything must belong to him! He is angered when he sees a bird feeding on the grain in his wheat field, and infuriated when a stray cat steals his lunch. Finally, when a bee stings him on his royal finger, he seeks a way of punishing all the birds, cats and bees in his kingdom ...' (Publication summary)

Norwood : Omnibus Books , 1991
y separately published work icon Squawk and Screech Gillian Rubinstein , Norwood : Omnibus Books , 1991 Z837759 1991 single work children's fiction children's Injured in separate accidents, two noisy lorikeets recover in the care of an old bird woman and manage to foil a burglary. Norwood : Omnibus Books , 1991
y separately published work icon The Mystery of the Missing Map Marcia Kay Vaughan , Norwood : Omnibus Books , 1991 Z849330 1991 single work children's fiction children's mystery

'Just days before its big hundred-year anniversary, the town of Tumblegum is in trouble. Its oldest and most precious possession, the map that belonged to its founder Ezra T. Tumblegum, has been stolen - swiped right off the wall of the community library! What low-down rotten scoundrel could have done this dastardly deed? Max and Maggie Maypole, the mayor’s grandchildren, are determined to find out. If you keep your eyes open for hidden clues, you too can help solve the mystery of the missing map!'  (Publication summary)

Norwood : Omnibus Books , 1991
y separately published work icon The Screaming Demon Ghostie Jean Chapman , Norwood : Omnibus Books , 1992 Z848341 1992 single work children's fiction children's Norwood : Omnibus Books , 1992
y separately published work icon Pink Fluffy Slippers Maureen Sherlock , Norwood : Omnibus Books , 1992 Z837765 1992 single work children's fiction children's Heather finds the ultimate birthday present for her orange mini-skirted, motorbike riding Mum. (Libraries Australia record). Norwood : Omnibus Books , 1992
y separately published work icon Barry the Burglar's Last Job Richard Tulloch , South Australia : Omnibus Books , 1992 Z837777 1992 single work children's fiction children's

'No wall is too thick, no lock to tricky and no watchman too watchful for Barry the Burglar. He's the boldest, brainiest, burglar in town, and he's never been caught.

'He steals from the Baker Street Bank. He steals from the Griffin Gallery, and when the residents of Rosemount Mansions advertise for a caretaker, he even steals from them.

'Barry thinks people are stupid. "Fancy putting an ad in the paper to tell everyone there's no caretaker on duty. It's asking for trouble!" 'But trouble for whom?' (Publication summary)

South Australia : Omnibus Books , 1992
y separately published work icon Ripper and Fang Margaret Clark , Norwood : Omnibus Books , 1992 Z849333 1992 single work children's fiction children's Norwood : Omnibus Books , 1992
y separately published work icon The Dentist's Promise Margaret Mahy , Norwood : Omnibus Books , 1993 23123002 1993 single work children's fiction children's

'The Oldmouse family goes back a long, long way. But there aren't many of them left now. So Renata Oldmouse promises her aunt Tabitha that she will NEVER marry and take another's name. But, when she grows up, she meets a handsome trapeze artist with a chipped tooth and a dazzling smile.' (Publication summary)

Norwood : Omnibus Books , 1993
y separately published work icon Grey Cat Magic Jean Chapman , Norwood : Omnibus Books , 1993 Z849336 1993 single work children's fiction children's Norwood : Omnibus Books , 1993
y separately published work icon The Big Horses Ted Schurmann , South Australia : Omnibus Books , 1993 Z857847 1993 single work children's fiction children's South Australia : Omnibus Books , 1993
y separately published work icon Sandy's Shadow Garry Hurle , South Australia : Omnibus Books , 1994 Z837843 1994 single work children's fiction children's South Australia : Omnibus Books , 1994
y separately published work icon Calvin the Clutter Buster Margaret Clark , South Australia : Omnibus Books , 1994 Z849402 1994 single work children's fiction children's South Australia : Omnibus Books , 1994
y separately published work icon Nose Trouble Jean Chapman , South Australia : Omnibus Books , 1994 Z849465 1994 single work children's fiction children's South Australia : Omnibus Books , 1994
y separately published work icon Winnie Whistlebritches Janeen Brian , Norwood : Omnibus Books , 1994 Z849468 1994 single work children's fiction children's Norwood : Omnibus Books , 1994
y separately published work icon Jim's Run John Parker , Norwood : Omnibus Books , 1995 23121861 1995 single work children's fiction children's

'Jim is desperate. He wants a pair of the world's trendiest sneakers - Superdoops!

'To show his parents how badly he needs Superdoops, Jim decides to enter the roughest, toughest fun run in the country - the Granley Gutbuster.

'Poor Jim! What has he let himself in for?' (Publication summary)

Norwood : Omnibus Books , 1995
y separately published work icon Barry the Burglar's Big Mistake Richard Tulloch , South Australia : Omnibus Books , 1995 Z833097 1995 single work children's fiction children's South Australia : Omnibus Books , 1995
y separately published work icon Richard the Elder Jenni Overend , South Australia : Omnibus Books , 1995 Z833186 1995 single work children's fiction children's humour

'Richard's mum is crazy about babies. So crazy that she pokes her nose into every pram, every sling, every carry cot. Women with babies run away when they see her coming. Richard is used to his mum terrifying all the mothers in the street. But then one day she comes u p with a plan with terrifies him.' (Publication summary)

South Australia : Omnibus Books , 1995
y separately published work icon Aboard the Nancy Lee Jean Chapman , Norwood : Omnibus Books , 1996 Z1014630 1996 single work children's fiction children's

'The ship's cat is the blackest and busiest cat ever to go to sea - and the most loved. Each person on board the "Nancy Lee" thinks of her as his very own special pet.

'But one morning after a tremendous storm at sea, the little cat is missing. What has happened to her? Will things ever be the same again aboard the "Nancy Lee?"'(Publication summary)

Norwood : Omnibus Books , 1996
y separately published work icon Barry the Burglar's Bumpy Ride Richard Tulloch , Norwood : Omnibus Books , 1996 Z833030 1996 single work children's fiction children's 'Ever since he stopped being a burglar to become the caretaker of an old people's home, Barry has been good, quiet, careful and trustworthy. But there are times when a little knowledge left over from the bad old days can be extremely useful! For children age 5-8.' 

(Publication summary)

Norwood : Omnibus Books , 1996
y separately published work icon The Penguin Friend Lucy Sussex , South Australia : Omnibus Books , 1997 Z833698 1997 single work children's fiction children's

'Nikki is enchanted by the fairy penguin parade. She wants a penguin friend of her own. Dad says it's impossible: how would they look after it? He buys her a toy penguin instead.

'Nikki doesn't want a toy penguin. It's a fake, only second-best. But when she comes face to face with a real penguin, it's not what she expects at all.'(Publication summary)

South Australia : Omnibus Books , 1997
y separately published work icon Rocky Janeen Brian , Norwood : Omnibus Books , 1997 Z847518 1997 single work children's fiction children's Norwood : Omnibus Books , 1997
y separately published work icon The 89th Kitten Eleanor Nilsson , New York (City) : Scholastic Australia , 1987 Z829606 1987 single work children's fiction children's 'It all started with one stray kitten.... Sandy loves to help her neighbor, Miss Berry, take care of all the cats she collects. First there's Blackberry, then Knobbles, and Shadow and Honey, Creamy Paws, Panther, and Strawberry.... Soon there are thirty, then fifty. In no time at all, Sandy and Miss Berry are caring for more than 80 cats! What will they do when the neighbors say the cats must go?' (Source: Bookseller's website) Norwood : Omnibus Books , 1998

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

First known date: 1990
    • Norwood, Norwood, Payneham & St Peters area, Adelaide - North / North East, Adelaide, South Australia,: Omnibus Books , 1990-1998 .
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