As part of their 70th Birthday celebrations, Puffin books have released 10 bite-sized books by your favourite authors, called Pocket Money Puffins. There are some really funny, exciting, and action-packed stories by authors like Jeremy Strong, Cathy Cassidy and Charlie Higson. Here’s just a few of the wonderful stories you could read:
- Spotty Powder and other Splendiferous Secrets is chock full of fascinating facts about Roald Dahl as well as an original chapter from Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.
- In Charlie Higson’s Monstroso, Oscar gets more than he bargained for when he creates warrior on his dad’s computer that comes to life, ready to wreak havoc.
- Meg Rosoff’s Vamoose is the hilarious story of Jess who has just had a baby…a baby moose that is! Moosie is a lovable wee guy but he’s a lot of trouble. He destroys their house and breaks several bones of their bones with his hooves and his toilet habits create some embarrassing situations. With Moosie growing and aging faster than normal children, Jess must come up with a solution that will make everyone happy.
Also check out the other Pocket Money Puffin titles: