The Secret of the Black Moon Moth by John Fardell

The Secret of the Black Moon Moth

Written by John Fardell

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Shortlisted for the Scottish Book Award 2010.

A painfully shy old man has approached Professors Gadling, Gauntraker and Ampersand with an extraordinary archeological find: early human remains that don't fit in with anything known to science. Soon, Sam, Zara, Ben, Marcia and Adam are joining the professors on an expedition to a remote island in South-East Asia to investigate further. But the island contains a secret more astonishing than anything they could have imagined, and a dangerous, deadly enemy is on the trail...


The Secret of the Black Moon Moth by John Fardell

About the Author

John Fardell
John Fardell works as a freelance cartoonist, illustrator, designer and puppeteer. A regular contributor to Viz (he is the creator of The Modern Parents and The Critics amongst others), his work has also appeared in the Independent, the Evening Standard, the New Statesman, the Glasgow Herald and The List. He is married with two boys and lives in Edinburgh.

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256 pages
Interest Age: from 9 to 11


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Faber Children's Books an imprint of Faber and Faber

Publication date

31st December 2006




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