DFC Library The Diamond Egg of Wonders by Robin Etherington
  

Synopsis

DFC Library The Diamond Egg of Wonders by Robin Etherington

Welcome to the Isla de Monstera, home of the world's only tap-dancing, banana-loving, rust-fighting, coconut-talking, and crime-busting organisation...Monkey Nuts! In their very first adventure, Sid, Rivet and Chief Tuft are forced to do battle against a horde of random oddballs and weirdos. When a mysterious signal begins to drive the local loonies into a crazy rage, the Monkey Nuts team have no choice but to grab their masks and get heroic! This title presents monster-catching action from the DFC Libray.

Reviews

The sense of all-out fun and humour that you get from this book is a clear marker of a book written purely to entertain Armadillo Magazine 20101214 Rich in detail and colour, you'll want to go back again and again over every page to see what you missed the first and second time around ... It's pacy, it's funny and it deserves a place on your shelves Bear Alley 20101028 It's a deliberately rambling, manic burst of comic energy across it's busy and brightly coloured pages. Lots and lots of fun, lots of silly gags ... a manic, full on adventure serial, heavy on the laughs and with some very nice, suitably kinetic artwork -- Richard Bruton Forbidden Planet Blog 20100915 Filled with unique characters, belly-laughing jokes and fantastic illustrations this is an adventure for any crime-busting, comic-loving fan Scribbler 20110210 The Etherington Brothers have crafted a fun and action packed story. The story is filled so many memorable characters and great moments. Sid and Rivet make a great team. You never know what is coming next. 9/10 Comic Buzz 20101223

About the Author

The Etherington Brothers are the creators of Malcolm Magic, Monkey Nuts, Baggage, Tusk and MOON! They have also worked on Transformers, Star Wars, Terminator Salvation, Dreamworks' Monsters Vs Aliens and Madagascar comics. Facts about Robin: he's an obsessive snowboarder, insomniac and toast fanatic...seriously...he can go through a whole loaf in five minutes! Facts about Lawrence: he's an obsessive hotrod fan, insomniac, and choc-o-holic...the boy can sniff out a Mars bar from 100 metres!

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
64 pages
Interest Age: from 9 to 11

Author

Robin Etherington
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Publisher

David Fickling Books an imprint of Random House Children's Publishers UK

Publication date

2nd September 2010

ISBN

9780385619066


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