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Florek's Flea

Author Jan Burchett, Sara Vogler

Humour

confidence, cooperation, teamwork

Florek is a wonderful actor but he can’t sing for toffee. He wants the lead part in the school show. Could a singing flea be the answer? You decide!

Chapters

  • Chapter 1 A Terrible Noise

    Florek read the poster on the school notice board. ‘Do you want to be in Dogs, the Musical? Auditions in the hall tomorrow morning.’ Florek couldn’t believe his luck! Dogs, the Musical was his fa...

  • Chapter 2 Who will be Rex Growler?

    A horrible thought jumped into Florek’s head. “Great-aunt Olga’s coming for tea,” he groaned. “What are you up to?” Florek turned to see Ivy Evans frowning at him. “Nothing,” he said loudly, ho...

  • Chapter 3 Help!

    Florek breathed a sigh of relief. Thank goodness Mr Harris hadn’t believed Ivy when she told him about Titch. The director clapped his hands. “Time for the ‘puppy patrol’ song,” he called. Five ...

  • Chapter 4 Success?

    Florek had to talk to Titch. He ‘borrowed’ a big dog wearing a blue party hat. Then he headed into the arena. Buddy was waiting his turn. Florek bent down to talk to Titch. Suddenly, his dog shot...

  • Chapter 5 Curtain Up!

    “Five minutes to curtain up,” called Mr Harris. Ivy held out a glass of water to Florek. “This will help your singing,” she said. “Oops!” She splashed water all over Florek’s hair. “My hand slipp...