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In a small dusty town, two rival gangs have control of the streets.
Fuzz and the Flies rule the town in the light. While the Mozzies and Cozzie take over at night.

When the School Barbeque is scheduled for 5.30pm - is it day or is it night? How do these two gangs decide who gets the rights to this delicious feast? 

Can the Mozzies and Flies find a compromise or will it all end in an epic sky-high battle?

Illustrator: Rebel Challenger

Publisher: Larrikin House
Extent: 32pp
Formats: Hardcover / Paperback 



"Mozzies Vs Flies is a buzzingly fun read that audiences (young and old) will adore ... For laughs and a half in a gorgeously illustrated rhyming picture book, check out Mozzies Vs Flies."  (full review available here)

  - Kids' Book Review

"This is such a fun book, that will have kids entertained right ‘til the very end. The rhyme and rhythm of the story add to the fun, while the illustrations are next level. It’s just such a colourful, lively, fun book that’s sure to create a real buzz this summer."  (full review available here)

- Reading with a Chance of Tacos

"Larrikin House, the publisher of Mozzies Vs Flies, are known for publishing humorous books and this one is no exception ... Recommended for readers aged three years and older, Mozzies Vs Flies is an enjoyable and relatable read."  (full review available here)

                              - CBCA Reading Time 

"Buzzing with rhyme and humour, Mozzies Vs Flies is the ultimate Aussie rivalry ... Sarah Speedie has written a fun book to read aloud with its lively rhyme and quirky storyline. Rebel Challenger's  bold energetic illustrations and fabulous facial expressions capture the Mozzies and Flies and their desperate antics to win the battle for the ultimate prize." (full review available here)

                                - Wild About Books

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Coming July 2022

Tonight is the night. The show of the year.
The crowds hurry in, ready to cheer!
Just one of these cats will win the chef’s crown,
and the keys to a sparkly new restaurant in town.

But … with a splash of hijinks and a dash of drama, will any of these contestants make it to the end and be crowned Meowster Chef? Or will their big ideas go up in flames?

Illustrator: Marina Verola

Publisher: Larrikin House
Extent: 24pp
Format: Hardcover / Paperback