Inspector Croc Investigates by Sam Lloyd


Inspector Croc Investigates by Sam Lloyd

The peace and tranquility of Whoops-a-Daisy World has been shattered! There's a mini crime wave sweeping the town. Various incidents have been reported across Whoops-a-Daisy World and it's up to Inspector Croc to investigate. Just who could be causing all the commotion? Can Croc piece together all the clues and crack the case? Of course he can! Another fantastically funny story from the incredibly talented Sam Lloyd, winner of the Roald Dahl Funny Prize and award-winning author of Mr Pusskins. Sam's Whoops-a-Daisy World adventures are filled with drama, action, heaps of hilarity and the all-important feelgood ending.


A sweetly silly story. Financial Times Full of gloriously imaginative illustrations, the entertaining mystery captured the imagination of our children to the very end Carousel

About the Author

Sam Lloyd studied at Brighton University where she gained a BA Hons in Illustration. Now Sam is the author and illustrator of many successful picture books for children including Happy Day,the Whoops-A-Daisy-World series and Sad Dog which won the Sainsbury’s Baby Book Award in 2003. Success followed with Mr Pusskins which won the Roald Dahl Funny Prize, the Booktrust Pre-School Award and shortlisted for the V & A Illustration Award. Sam's novelty books include the Richard and Judy prize-winning Calm Down, Boris and Hello Dudley.

As well as writing and illustrating books, Sam also enjoys yoga, swimming, camping and doing outdoorsy things. She has been all over the world, including travels to India and Australia. Sam also does a lot of voluntary work with children, painting murals. Sam lives in Brighton with her partner and young son.

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32 pages


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Publication date

5th August 2010



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