By: Belinda Murrell
Illustrated by: Serena Geddes
Genre: YFP - Animal stories (Children's/Teenage)
Published by: Random House Australia
Published: 03 Nov 2014
ISBN: 9780857985033


Cooking, a concert, and cricket on the beach - it's a Lulu Bell Christmas story!

The Bell family are preparing for the best Christmas ever. There are presents to wrap, yummy food to cook and costumes to sew.

But Lulu's friends Olivia and Jo are too sad to sing in the school concert because their little cat Bonnie is missing.

Can Lulu cheer them up and help find Bonnie before Christmas Eve? Maybe a special letter to Santa will help.


Lulu and her family and friends are so excited about Christmas and all that goes along with it. But it is the school concert that Lulu is most excited about!

They have all spent a lot of time preparing, rehearsing and making costumes.

But Lulu’s friends Olivia and Jo are sad. Their pet cat Bonnie is missing. How can they perform and celebrate when they are so worried about her?

Lulu and her friends come up with some ideas to help find her. But will their efforts pay off?

This is a really lovely, gentle story about friendship, compassion, family and a very special time of the year, Christmas.

It will be thoroughly enjoyed by your middle level girls.

Reviewed by Sam