Growing up on a dairy farm in rural New Zealand, Amy remembers her mother constantly chasing flies around the house. But the fly is not the only thing going on in the book, there is a strong sense of team work as the family work together to catch the invader.
There is an importance put on the ritual of dinner time and having a special guest over to enjoy it with.
The story is written to trigger children’s understanding and awareness of their senses of smell, touch, sound and sight. It is a great story to read before meal times as it builds excitement and appetite through beautiful rhyme.