Megs, Scarves & Sombreros is about dealing with racism, overcoming obstacles, and striving for shared goals. Oh yeah... and there's also new tricks, bags of fun, and plenty of football action along the way!
Truth was, he didn't know anything about Australia except that it was a long way away, it was sunny, there were kangaroos, his friends weren't there, and they called football "soccer". What was there to look forward to about that?Edward "Megs" Morrison is starting at a new school. That's hard enough, bu ...Show more
It's summer in Pennendale and the holidays are a haze of sunshine, flies, barbeques, trips, icecreams from the milk bar, icecreams at friends' houses and icecreams from the magical vans that drive around the streets playing music to entice young kids.
A refugee from Sudan is introduced as a new character at Pennendale Primary and player with the Pennendale Wanderers. Megs and the 'Vootball Kids' begin to see their own lives through his eyes and the hardship of his background, and once Megs overcomes his initial jealousy, the two become friends.