One paper plane flies straight and fast and true. Dylan's.12 year-old Dylan Webber lives in outback Western Australia in a small country town. When he discovers he has a talent for folding and flying paper planes, Dylan begins a journey to reach the World Junior Paper Plane Championships in Japan.Along the way he makes unlikely new friends, clashes with powerful rivals and comes to terms with his family's past before facing his greatest challenge – to create a paper plane that will compete with the best in the world.Steve Worland brings you the exciting, heartwarming story of Paper Planes, adapted from the award-winning family film that features a cast of Australia's finest actors, including Sam Worthington, Deborah Mailman, David Wenham and Ed Oxenbould.
N/A - Paperback Novel
25 Paperback Novels
Middle Primary (4-5), Middle Years (5-9)
Curriculum Study Areas
Asia and Australia's Engagement With Asia, Critical and Creative Thinking, English, Ethical Understanding, Intercultural Understanding, Japanese
achievement, adolescence, behaviour, belonging, bullying, communities, culture and traditions, depression, education, family, friendship, heroes, identity, knowledge, leadership, relationships, resilience, self, values, wellbeing