Diary of a Track and Field Titan

Author(s): Shamini Flint

Junior Fiction

Marcus is a maths whiz who is not good at sport. His dad is a self-help author who thinks Marcus can achieve anything he sets his mind to...with hilarious results. In illustrated diary format, Marcus's gentle, satiric humour and comic drawings will have readers laughing out loud while learning a surprising amount about sport.


Product Information

Short-listed for Young Australians Best Book Awards - Fiction for Younger Readers 2016 (Australia).

"Fast food for fans of hybrid format high jinks." -Booklist Online

Shamini Flint has written many books for children but is best known for her Inspector Singh Investigates series of crime fiction for adults. Sally Heinrich is a freelance illustrator who has illustrated more than twenty books.

General Fields

  • : 9781743317297
  • : Allen & Unwin
  • : Allen & Unwin Children's Books
  • : January 2014
  • : 20.00 cmmm X 12.90 cmmm X 0.80 cmmm
  • : Australia
  • : January 2015
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : black white illustrations
  • : 101
  • : Sally Heinrich
  • : Paperback
  • : Shamini Flint