Bully on the Bus
Published: 2014 by University of Queensland Press
Level: Primary Years (3-5)
Seven year old Leroy doesn’t want to go to school and doesn’t want to catch the bus. DJ, the bully on the bus, picks on him and taunts him every day. He is too scared to tell anyone, until one day DJ steals his special award glow stickers and he blurts out the truth to his parents. His teacher gives him a ‘secret weapon’, but will it help him overcome the bully? An inspiring verse novel focussing on a difficult topic.