Ask Hercules Quick by Ursula Dubosarsky
A hilarious and entertaining story about a boy who does a series of odd jobs for his eccentric neighbours, from the current Australian Children's Laureate and the bestselling creators of The Terrible Plop.
Ursula Dubosarsky is the Australian Children's Laureate for 2020 - 2021
'How much money do I have in my piggy bank?' asked Hercules.
'Actually,' said Aunt Alligator, 'I don't think you have a piggy bank, Hercules.'
Hercules sighed. No piggy bank, no money. I need a job, he thought. That's what I need.
He got out his paints, his paintbrush and a big piece of plain paper. On the paper, he painted some words.
NEED SOMETHING DONE?
ASK HERCULES QUICK!