A story of new beginnings in a new land, and a surprising, heartwarming companion to A Different Boy and A Different Dog.
Christopher is twelve thousand miles from home. The pub has a dirt floor and the owner is as rough as guts. The forest hides snakes, feral pigs and a dark secret.
Mysterious, bold and strange.
Expect the unexpected. And watch your step.
Enter this place and you will be different for ever.
A twisting tale from Australia's master storyteller.
Paul Jennings has written over one hundred stories and has won every Australian children's choice book award. Since the publication of Unreal! in 1985, readers all around the world have loved his books. The top-rating TV series Round the Twist and Driven Crazy were based on a selection of his enormously popular short-story collections such as Unseen! In 1995 he was made a Member of the Order of Australia for services to children's literature and he was awarded the prestigious Dromkeen Medal in 2001.
Longlisted Best Book for Younger Readers, CBCA Awards 2020 AU; Nominated Carnegie Medal 2020 UK
A & U Children
Paperback - B format
10 - 14
Children's, Teenage & educational