Lola was three years old when she responded to these Book Champion questions. She recently turned four – Happy Birthday Lola! She lives in Melbourne, Australia.
Her book of choice is Room on the Broom by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler.
How many times have you read this book Lola?
Ummm … 6 times.
Why do you like the book?
Because it’s fun!
What is your favourite part?
Cat the dog snap into a cloud, and then the witch heard a roaring and goring and loring growl. They have a big dragon that blows fire out and then a broom and then the witch smashes into roaring cloud and then they snap into a cloud, I like that bit.
Who else would like this book?
Lauren and Charlotte, my cousins.
Have you ever met a witch?
At Kinder I have, with Halloween.
Would you like to ride the witches’ broomstick?
But wouldn’t you like to fly to somewhere?
The beach, yeah! … I mean the park.
The witch nearly gets eaten by the dragon. What do think it looks like inside the dragon’s belly?
Food and yucky and sticky and feathered and furred.
Could you tell us a magic spell?
Yes, magic spell make into a frog and then someone turns into a swan. And then in the princess and the pauper, someone turns into a swan, a magic swan.
How do you do this spell?
I say ‘In my hat!’ And then I get some paper and then I scribble all over it and then I draw a picture!
What do witches like to eat?
Bananas … and apples.
Can I just sing a song now? When I went into the forest I couldn’t even see a broom …