The Chicken's Curse
Published: 2020 by Allen & Unwin
Level: Primary Years (3-5)
Set in the times of the Roman Empire, this book follows the adventures of two runaways and a chicken. Felix, Livia and the sacred chicken must reach Rome by the Ides of April in order to rescue Livia's brother. Their journey is not an easy one and is made even more difficult by the rather selfish chicken. Will they get there in time or will they fall victim to the chicken's curse? A fun and entertaining read.