Loopy Lucy - Flying with Hubble

From a blurry eyed, awkward gymnastics failure to a courageous space traveller, 11-year-old Lucy weaves through the chaos created when a portal opens up in her suburban laundry!

How was she to know that her mother, a great astronomer, was powering the portal with her bedtime space stories!?

Each adventure through the portal to the waiting Hubble Telescope, builds on Lucy’s strength and imagination, while she desperately tries to convince her mother of her Super Powers.

Can she prove it, or does the adult brain swiftly swallow up the magic?

Paperback format
148 pages
13cm x 20cm


Loopy Lucy – Flying with Hubble is the first instalment of this fabulous series!

The adventure continues in Loopy Lucy – International Outhouse.

Junior fiction
Ages 7-12

Cover artist – Sophie Blokker

Freelance digital artist, illustrator and designer. Sophie specialises in personal and commercial commissioned work and children’s book illustrations.

Meet Kiwi author C.V. Aramakutu claire-aramakutu

Claire lives in Palmerston North with her husband, three children, and a dog and cat who closely supervise Claire while she writes.

She has worked in the disability sector and in primary schools, where she gave learning support to children with special education needs. She has always had a passion for writing, and recently won seven excellence awards while studying English and Creative Writing at Massey University.

Claire aims through her writing to stir children’s imaginations, inspiring them to set their own creative minds free.

Find out more about Claire and how to contact her on her author page.




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