Micki Moon and Daniel Day
As the Micki and Daniel picture book series 1993:
Pegasus and Ooloomooloo
In this first book in the Micki and Daniel series, we are introduced to Micki, the fearless dancing explorer, and Daniel, her sanguine, violin playing friend. We learn how Micki comes to acquire Pegasus, the extra-short pony, who likes to follow her around, and how Daniel meets the red parrot who insists on being called “Ooloo Mooloo”.
Micki and Daniel had been friends for as long as they could remember. Somehow, something always seemed to happen when they were together.
In this story, Micki and Daniel are going to a wedding, and they want their animal friends Ooloo Mooloo and Pegasus to come too!
The Train to the City
Micki and her pony, Pegasus, and Daniel and his parrot, Ooloo Mooloo, decide to visit the city.
Illustrated by Ruth Ohi, Annick Press, Canada, 1993
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Wendy Orr is a Canadian-born Australian writer. Her books for children and adults have been published in 27 countries and won awards around the world. Nim’s Island and Nim at Sea have also become feature films, starring Jodie Foster and Abigail Breslin (Nim’s Island) and Bindi Irwin (Return to Nim’s Island.) Her latest book is Dragonfly Song, a novel in free verse and prose of an outcast girl who becomes a bull-leaper in Bronze Age Crete. Read full bio