Monsters, Mayhem and a Sprinkling of Crumbs! by Tracey Corderoy

Monsters, Mayhem and a Sprinkling of Crumbs!

Written by Tracey Corderoy
Illustrated by Ali Pye
Part of the A Sprinkling of Crumbs Series

9+ readers   
Download an extract Add to wishlist Share this book

The Lovereading4Kids comment

Follow the fabulously funny adventures of Otto, Martha and Scarlett Crumb, their horrible Aunt Beastly and her pet boar Basil, as they battle baddies and conquer monsters in the highlands of Scotland in this second adventure in the series. Fans of lemony Snicket will love it as will any 8+ year old child who loves adventure.


Monsters, Mayhem and a Sprinkling of Crumbs! by Tracey Corderoy

The Crumbs have got something that belongs to The Unstoppables, who will stop at nothing to get it back! When Aunt Beastly takes the children up to Scotland so she can deal with an emergency on her boar farm, the ruthless criminal gang the Unstoppables are hard on their heels to get their mastermind scrapbook back. For their cover, the gang must take part in the local highland games whilst the children try to keep the scrapbook hidden. But it turns out they're not the only ones with a secret - the local villagers have a cunning plan, too...Let the mayhem begin!

In Otto, Martha and Scarlett's first adventure, Baddies, Beasties and a Sprinkling of Crumbs, the children defeated the notorious robbers - The Unstoppables! Click here to read more about the book and to download an extract of the story.

About the Author

Tracey Corderoy

Tracey Corderoy was born in South Wales and now lives in Gloucestershire with her family and a whole host of cute-but-naughty pets. Tracey began writing in 2006. In the first five years of her writing career she published an impressive fifteen books. She is a trained teacher but with a head happily crammed with countless ideas and stories for children.

More books by this author

Loading similar books...

Other Formats

Book Info


224 pages
Interest Age: From 8


Tracey Corderoy
More books by Tracey Corderoy

Author's Website


Stripes Publishing an imprint of Little Tiger Press Group

Publication date

1st September 2013




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

At @HHSHaringey we love @lovereading4kids because our pupils can practice reviewing & get free upcoming books before anyone else!

Helen Swinyard – Heartlands High

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

Writing reviews help the children with their literacy skills and we always read the books together which gives us good quality family time!

Cat Bisland (on behalf of the Bi

I love ‘LoveReading 4 kids’ because they let you read and learn things you’d never dreamed of learning before.

Emily Horncastle – age 11

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

It’s a community united by a passion for books and promoting the best there is in children’s literature.

Sam Bateman and family

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

Amrit Bunet – Teen

Lovereading 4 schools