author: Pat Clarke
illustrator: Graeme Compton
Elvira, a wedge-tailed eagle from the city, forms an unlikely friendship with a country mouse with attitude named Pookie. Together they journey to the Pilliga Forest in search of Pookie’s family, and Elvira goes in search of something equally hard to find: the secret of happiness.
Bryce aged 8 gave the book 5 stars
he thought it was exciting and adventurous
see his review here Elvira and the Pilliga mouse
Phillip aged 4 gave the book 4 stars
he thought it was exciting and lots of fun he loved all the different animals
his favourite part was when the eagle caught the feral cat.