Pan Macmillan Publishers Australia
Rowena Batts is hiding in a cupboard after having stuffed a frog into Darryn Peck's mouth. But she has a bigger problem that involves her dad, his shirts, and his habit of singing in public. How can she tell him these things are wrecking her life?
Family Relationships; Disability and Health; Single parent; Physical disability; single father; mute; mute child
Children's Book of the Year Award, 1993, Honor Book, Young Reader
Adventuring with Books: A Booklist for PreK-Grade 6, 1997
Publishers Weekly Book Review Stars, 1995 Fiction
Australia; embarassing dad; sign language; singing; notepad; bullying; food fight; temper
Gleitzman, Morris, "Blabber Mouth" (1992). Diverse Families. 1697.