Brilliant and hilarious, full of monsters and disbelieving grown-ups - and back in print at last.
About the Author
Russell Hoban is the author of many famous novels, including Turtle Diary
and Riddley Walker,
which won the John W. Campbell Award for science fiction. He also wrote over 50 children's books, including such classics as The Mouse and His Child
, The Sea-Thing Child
and, most recently, Rosie's Magic Horse
. Born in Pennsylvania in 1925, he moved in 1969 to London, where he lived until his death in 2011.