Bonnie Bennet wanted to be the best at something. She lives on a farm on the far edge of town. Bonnie loves the farm and shares with the farm animals her burning desire to be the best. When her teacher anunces the best pet competition Bonnie is determined to get a pet and to teach it to do the best tricks ever.But thing ever turns out as intended and when the farm animals come to the aid of the circus, Bonnie's real talents are revealed.
Nette Hilton was born in Traralgon, Victoria and completed her teacher-training at the Wollongong Teachers' College. She is one of Australia's best loved writers for younger children and she has written several award-winning children's books. Nette shares her life with four children, a patient husband and many furred and feathered friends where she lives in New South Wales.