Specs: 6” x 8 1/4” • 144 pp, Map, Excerpt from another book in series, Suggestions for further reading, About the Author section, Spot illustrations
HC ed.: 978-1-5383-8467-1 • $25.80 | $19.40
eBook: 978-1-5383-8469-5 • $25.80 | $19.40
Pbk. ed.: 978-1-5383-8468-8 • $16.35 | $14.20
A tiny piece of paper from the year 2019 might not sound very interesting to most people. But Max and Oscar, who are Bluggsville's sharpest sleuths, aren't most people! Max has a hunch that this ancient patch of paper might be valuable and extremely rare. Max is right. This isn't just any old piece of paper. It's a strange, sticky thing called a postage stamp, and it's more than 400 years old! It's an exciting discovery, but before long, it leads Max and Oscar into some very sticky situations...
About the Author: Cameron Macintosh was born in Melbourne and has lived there ever since. He has written more than 80 books for kids and edited hundreds more. In the few minutes per week that he isn't wrestling with words on the laptop, he loves singing, playing the guitar, and reading music biographies.
About the Illustrator: Dave Atze is a professional fun-haver and illustrator of all things cute and cuddly. Commonly found sketching up a storm with his trusty K9 by his side, Dave has worked in cartoons, comics, games, toys, advertising, and award-winning children's books.