Evie and the Animals

Matt Haig, illustrated by Emily Gravett
AUD $14.99
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As featured on the CBBC Book Club. A brilliant new chapter book for children, from number one bestselling author Matt Haig and with illustrations by the award-winning Emily Gravett

WHEN EVIE TALKS TO ANIMALS . . . THEY TALK BACK.

Eleven-year-old Evie has a talent: a supertalent. She can HEAR what animals are thinking.

She promises to keep it top secret, but then an evil pet-thief strikes.

Every animal in town is in danger and only by DARING TO BE HERSELF can Evie save her furry and feathered friends.

Author bio:

As well as being a number one bestselling writer for adults, Matt Haig has won the Blue Peter Book Award, the Smarties Book Prize and been nominated three times for the Carnegie Medal for his stories for children and young adults. He has sold more than a million books in the UK and his work has been translated into over forty languages. Most recently, The Truth Pixie was a Sunday Times children's bestseller. And his novel A Boy Called Christmas is currently being made into a major film from the makers of Paddington.

Emily Gravett is an award-winning writer and illustrator. She won her first CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal with the picture book Wolves and received the award for a second time with Little Mouse's Big Book of Fears. Emily lives in Brighton with her family and their two dogs.

Category: Children's
ISBN: 9781786894311
Publisher: A&U Canongate
Imprint: Canongate PBS
Pub Date: March 2020
Page Extent: 256
Format: Paperback - B format
Age: 7 - 12
Subject: Fantasy & magical realism (Children's / Teenage)