Author – Barry Hutchison
Age – 8+
This is the 1st in a series.
Benjamin Blank lives with his eccentric uncle McTavish in the village of Lump, and he’s itching for some adventure. When Paradise Little from the next village knocks on their door, Ben gets way more than he was looking for.
Paradise’s village is being plagued by a monster (a Shark-Headed Bear-Thing), and she needs some help!
This story is fantastic! Lots of action and laughs and would make an excellent read aloud)
(Action, Adventure, Conflict, Courage, Friendship, Humour, Magic)