ISBN 978-1-922452-78-8 PAPERBACK

Koala Rescue


Koala Rescue is a fictional children’s story for the entire family. Set in the bush of South Australia, follow the adventures of a koala family as they fall into good fortune and navigate their way from a deadly bushfire to safety. Illustrated using photographs from the 2020 bushfires, this book is a keepsake for you to treasure.

Jess is a small koala with a big heart. What will Jess do when a ferocious bushfire threatens her home? Who will come to help? Will the bush ever be the same?

Illustrated by a collection of photographs, this little book reflects some of the characteristics, values and spirit of what it means to be Australian.

About the Author

Kirsty wrote Koala Rescue for her nieces and nephews following the catastrophic Australian bushfires of 2019/2020. Spanning a variety of genres, Kirsty writes short stories, poems and novellas. Koala Rescue is her first published children’s book.

Kirsty currently lives by the sea in South Australia. She enjoys reading, stargazing, whale spotting and watching the dune wildlife. Despite many family suggestions, Scrabble remains her favourite board game.