Canberra, Wednesday 30 November, 2016: The National Simultaneous Storytime 2017 book is 'The Cow Tripped Over the Moon' by Tony Wilson and Laura Wood.
National Simultaneous Storytime (NSS) is held annually by the Australian Library and Information Association. Every year a picture book, written and illustrated by an Australian author and illustrator is read simultaneously in libraries, schools, pre-schools, childcare centres, family homes, bookshops and many other places around the country.
Next year NSS takes place on Wednesday 24 May at 11am (AEST) and is part of Library and Information Week.
Hey diddle diddle
You all know the riddle
A cow jumps over the moon...
But the moon is very high in the sky.
How many attempts will it take before Cow makes her famous high-flying leap?