The Shark in the Dark by Peter Bently

The Shark in the Dark

Written by Peter Bently
Illustrated by Ben Cort


The Shark in the Dark by Peter Bently

Will the flustered fish become saltwater snacks, or can they come up with a plan to teach the mean, greedy shark a lesson he'll never forget? With atmospheric underwater scenes and a terrifically toothy villain, this captivating rhyming story is perfect for reading aloud. Tremendously funny - with a biting twist!

About the Author

Peter Bently

Peter Bently went to ten different schools around the world and studied languages at Oxford University. He started writing for children soon after becoming a parent and now lives with his wife, Lucy, and children, Theo and Tara, in Totnes, Devon (which has its very own excellent medieval castle).

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32 pages


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Author's Website


Macmillan Children's Books an imprint of Pan Macmillan

Publication date

1st May 2009



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