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Welcome to Kevin's happy home!

Must-have bedtime story for younger children

Watch and listen online, read, colour and play with Kevin!

"Kevin.." is a great book for 4-year-olds. It has a beautiful message about acceptance, belonging, diversity and a positive self-image. The story is fairly short, which keeps the toddler's attention, and can be read ‘in one go’ without the child being bored...."

/Kamila/

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  About  

Kevin is a character from the children's book 'Kevin The Kangaroo That Couldn't Hop' written by Jonathan Elabor and illustrated by Jim Tsinganos.

'Kevin The Kangaroo That Couldn't Hop' was published in Australia and has been a bestselling children's books in Dymocks, Sydney (Australia's version of WH Smiths & Waterstones).

Now it's available for children in the UK!

Story about diversity, acceptance and friendship. With a message for children that it's ok to be different and ask for help when feeling down.

 

Book recommended for younger children, but older enjoy reading it too!

What a disabled girl and a kangaroo had in common..?

Click here to read the moving story how Kevin was born written

by the author Jonathan Elabor

 

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"Go over to the water and have a squizz at yourself", said Colin gently.
So Kevin slowly plodded over to the water's edge, all the while watching out for the Crocodile. He leaned out over the water and looked at his reflection...

Book to listen and watch free online

read by Alistair McGowan

 

Kevin the kangaroo - for children online

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Ebook

If you have a Kindle App on your tablet you can buy "Kevin.." on Amazon now and enjoy this beautiful story with wonderful illustrations.

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Video

Alistair McGowan is reading "Kevin.." for The National Brain Appeal's Story Time.

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Flipbook

"Kevin.." is now available as a flipbook, to read online. See the free preview and then buy access to read in full. You don't need extra software.

If you've got already login details click on 'Flipbook' and enjoy!

 

  Authors  

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Jonathan Elabor
Story
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Jim Tsinganos
Illustrations
 

   Our Books  

Kevin the kangaroo
that couldn't hop

Children's book in English about diversity and acceptance.

Original Australian version.

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Kevin - kangurek który nie potrafił skakać

Children's book in English and Polish about diversity and acceptance.

Set of 2 books to read and colour.

 

  Characters  

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Joey the Kangaroo
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Wally the Kangaroo
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Splat the Kangaroo
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Kevin the Kangaroo
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Colin the Kookaburra
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Mr
Crocodile
 

 Blog 

Stories, interesting facts for kids about Australian animals - cute wombats, kangaroos, kookaburras and others

 

  Kevin and kids 

Printable activities for kids

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Play 

You can download here printable crosswords, puzzles and other non-digital activities for kids.

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Read

You can download here printable book activities for kids so the reading will be even more fun!

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Learn

Learning can be fun! You can download here printable learning activities for kids - handwriting practice, counting and many more soon.

 

 Social 

Testimonials

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"Kevin.." is a great book for 4-year-olds. It has a beautiful message about acceptance, belonging, diversity and a positive self-image."

Kamila -  "Lubimy Czytać"

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