Backed into a corner, Josh has to race his ferret against Looney Mooney’s ferret at the Hartley Ferret Derby. Only problem is, Josh knows nothing about racing ferrets.

Notable Book, 2004 Children’s Book Council of Australia, Book of the Year: Younger Readers


In a word: engrossing!

Herald Sun, March 2003

I really enjoyed every part of it and wanted to read it again and again. It really is a great book for everyone.

Amy Baik, Education Age, September 2004

Ferret Boy is an excellent combination of fun, adventure and message, as it explores family, friendships and bullying, among other subjects.

Sally Murphy, Aussie Reviews