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"THE CURSE OF THE CROCODILE KING"  (Book 2 in the "Artefact Inspector" series, published in UK by Tamarind Books) '"A tall woman with an eye patch came striding in. She wore a headwrap and dress in sizzling colours: hot pink, flaming orange, scorching yello...

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ICARUS: an ancient Greek legend retold
Daedalus and Icarus are locked in a tower by evil King Midas. How can they get out? Daedalus is watching seagulls flying from the tower window and suddenly thinks of a brilliant but highly risky escape plan ....... Icarus trying out his new wings. Published...

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NEW BOOK FOR 2016! COMING SOON! Published Cambridge University Press. Illustrations Laura Sua. Hanna grows a massive pumpkin. She's very proud of it. But it turns into a monster! Can Hanna save the people in her town?

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Grandma and the Leopard
GRANDMA AND THE LEOPARD NEW BOOK! PUBLISHED SEPTEMBER 2015 ILLUSTRATIONS BY  G ALIA BERNSTEIN CLICK HERE TO ORDER ON AMAZON When Grandma was a little girl in Africa, she got chased and nearly eaten by a leopard! Ava hears Grandma's scary story and becomes t...

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The Dog of Truth
THE DOG OF TRUTH NEW BOOK! PUBLISHED SEPTEMBER 2015 ILLUSTRATIONS BY BISTRA MASSEVA CLICK HERE TO ORDER ON AMAZON Cal gets a dog from a rescue centre. Then finds out his new pet has an amazing talent. It can tell when people are lying! At first Cal is thril...

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THE INVASION OF THE VAMPIRE SPIDERS
NEWLY AVAILABLE ON AMAZON AUDIBLE! ILLUSTRATIONS TONY BLUNDELL CLICK HERE TO LISTEN TO A SAMPLE CHAPTER Vampire spiders should be extinct. They're as big as small dogs and not very bright. They make modern spider look clever. Millions of years ago they hunt...

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RUN! RUN! IT'S SCARY POO!
 Illustrations are by Charles Fuge This is a picture book about Tiny Shrew. Here he is: It's his first time outside his cosy nest. He's got a LOT to learn. "Right," said Ma Shrew. "Let's get cracking! You need to know how to tell safe poo from scary poo." "...

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WOLF MAN
HOW TO BECOME A WEREWOLF 1. Is your Mum or Dad a werewolf? Then you're probably one already so you don't need to read this. 2 Wear a shaman's magical wolf cloak. 3 Drink rainwater at midnight from a werewolf's footprint. 4 Eat a lycanthropous flower. Which ...

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  THE "ANIMAL INVESTIGATORS" SERIES (cover illustrations:  Adam Willis) Myths, monsters and mysteries. It's all in a day's work for expert tracker Ellis and animal mind reader Meriel. Four "adrenalin-fuelled adventures with a dark supernatural twist." (Publ...

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Making Monsters Happy
Illustration by Steve May A book of three stories about MONSTERS! Even monsters get sad sometimes. Lucky for them, Manu is a Monster Helper. Can he put a smile on the faces of Werewolf, Illustration by  Steve May Mummy Illustration by  Steve May ...... and ...
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