• "The master of animal adventures"

    Independent on Sunday
  • "This deliciously funny tale will have readers of all ages laughing out loud. Dick King-Smith is a master at giving his animal characters wonderful personalities complete with amusing accents and colourful language"

    Through the Looking Glass
  • "A hilariously hairy tale . . . Perfect for 6+"

    Amanda Craig, The Times
  • "King-Smith is an established talent for making beasts into believable characters which makes his tales funny and exciting"

  • "Sparkling humour and wonderful characters are Dick King-Smith's trademarks"

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