Jack is very excited when he learns that this years school trip is a visit to the seaside to hunt for fossils. And even better theres going to be a prize for the best find, which is he desperate to win!
Unfortunately, his best friend Picklewitch is not impressed, until she discovers the local Sea Wizard, whose secret lair is hiding the biggest treasure of all …
This book is suitable for readers between 7 and 9 years of age.
‘Picklewitch and Jack‘ Claire Barker`s new series about a magical and wobbly friendship, is published by Faber and Faber. In 2019 it won the North Somerset Teachers’ Book Award for the Best Read Aloud. Picklewitch & Jack and the Sea Wizard’s Secret is third title in the hilarious Picklewitch and Jack series.
Claire Barker is an author and illustrator. When she’s not busy doing this she spends her days wrestling sheep, battling through nettle patches and triumphantly catching rogue chickens. She used to live on narrow-boats but now lives with her delightful family on a small, untidy farm in deepest, darkest Devon. She is a regular helper at her local school and still loves nothing more than losing herself in a good story. Claire is the author of middle grade animal fantasy fiction series Knitbone Pepper.
Teemu Juhani is a Finnish illustrator, comic artist and graphic designer. Born and raised in a land of snow and northern lights, he grew up holding his pencil and dreaming of superheroes. Teemu has studied graphic design and illustration in both Finland and the Netherlands. Currently he’s most likely eating some cookies.