Brian’s first children’s book -- for children
aged 8 and over. Price £5.99
THIS BOOK WAS THE WINNER OF THE 2012 WISHING SHELF BOOK PRIZE -- IN WHICH THE JUDGES WERE PRIMARY SCHOOL CHILDREN OF THE APPROPRIATE AGE.
What connections might there be between a spooky tumbledown house, an Ethiopian treasure chest, an Irish wolfhound, a black slug, and an old lady reputed to be a witch? Many, many years ago, when all grandfathers were young and very foolish, a strange series of events unfolded not very far away.........
“Good rollicking fun” Ken
“I just finished the book and it’s brilliant” Finley
“I enjoyed reading your story very much. It gallops along at a fine pace” Tracey
“Such a great story. Reading through it sent shivers up my spine” Anne
“What a fantastic story” Jessica
Set in Pembrokeshire in 1948, the story is based on the author’s own childhood memories. It contains wonderful illustrations by Boz Groden, and the book includes “Top Tips for Kids” with instructions on how to build a den, how to make a trolley, and how to cook twist.