Young Adult Novel
In a tale of adventure and young love, four teenagers
from Hawick in the Scottish Borders find themselves in a land where barking humans are the pets of talking dogs...
Can they free Top Dog, Bosona, from imprisonment by the evil rottweiler Bruiser?
Will they ever they escape back to the Scottish Borders?
Young Readers' Novel
Isabelle, upset she’ll not see her Swiss ‘mamie’ that summer, escapes into Old Joe’s magical book about wild animals helped by Florence, an albino chamois and a present from her grandmother. Her journeys into the animals’ lives, endangered because of what mankind is doing to the planet, fire her determination to help them, aided by her friends, her brother and her Scottish grandfather.
'Just read this in one sitting and really enjoyed it. Being an animal lover myself I felt an affinity for the theme and really liked the charming way the narrative was handled through the child’s viewpoint. Inventive and educational with a strong message. Well done.'
John Clewarth, author of 'Firestorm Rising'