Billy Bones: A Tale from the Secrets Closet by Christopher Lincoln
  

Billy Bones: A Tale from the Secrets Closet

Written by Christopher Lincoln

9+ readers   Debuts of the Month   
Download an extract Add to wishlist Share this book

The Lovereading4Kids comment

This is an exquisite debut novel from an author who clearly has a great talent. The Bones family are a family of skeletons who all live, rather appropriately, in a closet inside a great mansion. Little Billy Bones longs to escape the closet and get out into the big wide world. When Billy makes friends with a no-nonsense little orphan girl, the secrets hidden within the walls closet are in danger of being blown open. This book is guaranteed to tickle your funny bone!

http://web.mac.com/chrislincoln/Site/BILLY_BONES.html

Synopsis

Billy Bones: A Tale from the Secrets Closet by Christopher Lincoln

The Bones Family lives in a dark closet, guarding the secrets that belong to the hideous Biglums. But Little Billy Bones craves the excitement of the big wide world outside. Then Millicent, a new friendly Biglum, arrives at the mansion. And when a skeleton-boy meets a no-nonsense orphan girl, the truth is bound to burst out of the Secrets Closet.

About the Author

Christopher Lincoln
Christopher Lincoln graduated from the School of Visual and Performing Arts at Syracuse University and spent nearly a decade working as an animator. He credits animation for teaching him how to write, because an animator must learn how to inhabit a character's body and move him in a world of his own. This is his first book for young readers.

More books by this author

Loading similar books...

Other Formats

Book Info

Format

Paperback

Author

Christopher Lincoln
More books by Christopher Lincoln

Author's Website

www.chrislincoln.org/

Publisher

Pan Macmillan

Publication date

5th June 2009

ISBN

9780330450157

Categories


I am so pleased to have signed my kids up as they are reading a much wider range of books and even choosing books out of their comfort zone.

Angela East

We love Lovereading4kids because they put books in front of us we wouldn’t otherwise have read. They make us more adventurous readers!

Emily Jacques

I love lovereading4kids because I’ve read amazing books I would never have picked up, and its opened doors to new genre’s I now love.

Harriet Cunningham

Lovereading4kids is great, we get books really early never late. We love to read and review, and think you would like it too. The excitement

Jasmine Harris-Hart, age 12

I love all the books they recommend & put up for me to review. I also love the fact that they give new authors the chance to share their boo

Daisy Pennock – age 15

I love Lovereading as it provides an honest opinion and showcases a range of fiction. Suited to both parents & kids alike, it’s a must-use.

Georgie Rowe – age 16

LoveReading4Kids is a modern and creative way of emphasising the value and importance of books in this digital age #booksforlife

Amrit Bunet – Teen

This company is amazing; not only is it is a great opportunity to get books and review them but everyone is so friendly and supportive!

Jemma Rubens, age 10
Lovereading

Lovereading 4 schools