Super-nature stars

Tania Crampton-Larking Illustrated by Dub Leffler

Denny can’t help himself! He’s always making up stories, especially ones that scare his five-year-old nephew, Jarrah. One day, Great Aunty Yanyi helps Denny discover his true storytelling gift.

 “Denny! We’re lost!” Jarrah is holding my arm way too tight.
“Calm down, minya man,” I tell him. “Nothing can get us.
Well, maybe just ... bunyips.”

Text type: Super-nature stars by is a narrative text in novel form.



  • Respect for elders can be shown in different ways
  • Learning about family can happen by listening to the stories adults tell


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