The Bay and Padie Book is one of the finest examples of Classic Australian Children’s poetry. Originally written in 1917 for the author’s two young boys, this new selection is the perfect way to introduce children to poetry. Poems range from household mishaps to child-friendly musings on the cosmos. Featuring original illustrations, whimsical Australianisms and a mischievious cat, The Bay and Padie Book is a bedtime essential. Ages 4-9.