What silently waits in the shadows at night? What's under your bed, keeping just out of sight? Listen, if you dare…

Narrated by Samantha Bond (a.k.a Miss Moneypenny from James Bond) and Tom Fletcher himself, The Creakers is the tale of Lucy Dungston, a girl who wakes one morning to discover all the grown-ups have disappeared - as if into thin air! 

The Creakers

Illustrations by Shane Devries

Chaos descends as the children in Lucy's town run riot. It's mayhem. It's madness. To most kids, it's amazing! But Lucy wants to find out the truth. Lucy lost her dad not long ago, and she's determined not to lose her mum too. She's going to get her back - and nothing is going to stop her... except maybe the Creakers.

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  • The Creakers

  • A magical, mischievous adventure into an incredible new world, from Tom Fletcher, number-one-bestselling author of The Danger Gang and The Christmasaurus.

    wakes up one morning to discover something very strange indeed. All the grown-ups in her town have disappeared.

    All the other kids in Whiffington are so excited! No more grown-ups means no more school! No more bedtime! No more rules!

    But Lucy wants her mum back - and nothing is going to stop her.

    So - along with her friends Norman and Ella - Lucy sets off on an unbelievable adventure into a topsy-turvy, back-to-front and inside-out new world . . . The world underneath her bed. The world of . . . The Creakers!

    The number one bestseller, packed with amazing illustrations by Shane Devries.

    Praise for The Creakers:

    'Stonkingly good . . . A compelling adventure and a nuanced celebration of friendship and family love' The Guardian

    '10 out of 10 bum trumps!' Guff the Creaker

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