The Swivel-Eyed Ogre-Thing by Barry Hutchison

The Swivel-Eyed Ogre-Thing

Written by Barry Hutchison
Illustrated by Chris Mould
Part of the Benjamin Blank Series Series


The Swivel-Eyed Ogre-Thing by Barry Hutchison

In an alternate 15th century, where dragons roam, sailing ships transform into submarines, and blacksmiths build steampunk robots, ten-year-old orphan Benjamin Blank battles monsters, rescues maidens and discovers fantastic new lands, but never quite manages to get his homework handed in on time. Each adventure sees Ben and his friends, Paradise Little and Wesley Chant, face a new monstrous menace.

About the Author

Barry Hutchison

Barry Hutchison was born and raised in the Highlands of Scotland. He was just eight years old when he decided he wanted to become a writer and 17 when he sold his first piece of work. His work includes the Invisible Fiends series for HarperCollins and The Shark-Headed Bear Thing for Nosy Crow. He also writes for TV. Barry lives in Fort William with his partner and their two children. Read a Q&A with the author here.

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224 pages


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Author's Website


Nosy Crow Ltd

Publication date

4th June 2015



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