Author(s): David Lawrence
A fun-filled junior fiction series written in partnership with Basketball Australia After a rather interesting interschool basketball competition, Danny and his mates are now playing in the local mixed comp. Their team is the Robdale Raptors and with basketball naturals like Crystal, Omyr and Leanne on their side these newbies could be a real threat! But with Greg 'The Goat' McGriffin playing for the all-star Holesley Heat team the Raptors are going to face some fierce opposition. Can they make it through to the grand final or will it be a total wipe-out?
David Lawrence is a comedy writer/performer who accidentally became a children's author in 2008. He has written for numerous TV shows including Hamish & Andy, Comedy Inc., and Talkin' About Your Generation, and is cast member of the ABC3 children's sketch comedy show, You're Skitting Me. His books, Anna Flowers and the three part Fox Swift series, have sporting themes and use humour to tackle issues such as bullying and racism in schools. David still hopes to play AFL football and win a Brownlow Medal ... but at age 51, it's going to be tough.