A vivid, scary fantasy adventure about sinister bionic Tankermen who take people prisoner and pump poison into Sydney's drains.
Finn thinks he has trouble enough, hanging out alone on the streets of Kings Cross, until he stumbles on sinister figures pumping vile-smelling sludge into the drains. Then his life starts to get seriously weird.
Who - or what - are these Tankermen? How can they disappear into solid rock?
What Finn faces when he follows the Tankermen into their hideout is horrifying beyond his worst fears.
This is a gripping fantasy adventure, written with style and assurance by the author of WildGame and Walking through Albert.
Margo Lanagan was born in 1960 and grew up in Raymond Terrace (New South Wales) and Melbourne. She has travelled to places around the world, from the Nullabor Plain to Paris, been to university and worked in factories, kitchens and offices. She gets her best ideas while washing the dishes.
Margo lives in Sydney with her partner and their two sons.
Table Of Contents:
1 Bad Air
3 Second Sighting
4 Moving Target
5 On the Case
6 Message from Paradise
7 Into the Wall
8 Home Help
9 Insect Soup
10 Master Finley
Allen & Unwin
A & U Children
Paperback - B format
10 - 13