by Nette Hilton. Illustrated by Gregory Rogers
Random House (Woolshed Press). Australian, Junior. Paperback rrp $16.95
Simeon knows how to defend himself, but can Pyro?
When the Worries steal Becks whilst Pyro is looking after him, Pyro must face danger alone. Pyro needs to be as brave as Simeon.
A wonderful tale of a young boy trying to conquer his fear of both friendship and bullying. Boys and girls will delight in Pyro’s adventures, riveted to the end.
Shortlisted for Qld Premier's Literary Awards for Young Adults 2009 and NSW Premier's Literary Awards - Ethel Turner Prize 2009.