Goblins: Shadow Goblins

David Melling

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Hodder Children's Books

9780340930519
144
Synopsis

Beware - there are goblins living among us! Within these pages lies a glimpse into their secret world. But read quickly, and speak softly, in case the goblins spot you...

Stinglip and Pungent are at Shadow Goblin school, learning how to steal shadows. It's not going well for either of them, but when they meet a skeleton who has lost his shadow, the two little goblins know exactly how to save the day...

A riotous, laugh-out-loud funny series for younger readers from the bestselling author of Hugless Douglas, David Melling.

In the media
Funny, fascinating and wonderfully naughty ... the perfect antidote for any young reader who has had enough of dainty fairies and helpful mice for the time being

Teach Primary

Part spotters guide, part conventional narrative ... The result is an appealing and accessible adventure

Bookfest

'A fantastic new series from David Melling.'

Starred review, Publishing News

'Funny, fascinating and wonderfully naughty, these little shape-shifters are the perfect antidote for any young reader who has had quite enough of dainty fairies and helpful mice for the time being.'

Teach Primary magazine, April 2009