THE CHRISTMAS TRAIN WITH MIKE LUCAS
The Christmas Train with Mike Lucas.
On today’s show, it’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas. Books in every store!! We chat to the author and engineer of The Christmas Train (Toot! Toot!) Stopping all stations to the North Pole via the Adelaide Hills.
We’ll hear a magnificent poem dedicated to Book Week, and we’ll share some exciting Taco News. It’s gunna be huge!
Today’s guest moved to Australia from the UK in 2010. He is the author of several poetry anthologies and picture books, He owns a bookshop, Shakespeare’s in Blackwood, South Australia.
In 2017 and 2022 he was one of the main organisers of the Adelaide Festival of Children’s Books. With all of this, he has very little time to sleep, but often thinks up a poem or two while he does. So everybody please give a big Christmas cheer for the amazing, Mike Lucas.
Author: Mike Lucas
Illustrator: Sofya Karmazina
OTHER BOOKS MENTIONED ON TODAY’S SHOW
Pink Santa by Tanya Hennessy and Ben Whitehouse
Christmas Wonder Down Under by Vikki Conley and Cheryl Orsini
Santa’s Secret Diaries by Adam Wallace and Shane McG