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Worse Things Happen at Sea!

by Alan Snow

Worse Things Happen at Sea! Synopsis

The people of Ratbridge are going crazy for the amazing miracle medicine, Black Jollop. But disaster strikes when it looks as though the powerful pick-me-up is running out! It's up to Arthur and his friends on board the Nautical Laundry to journey afar to gather the secret ingredient. It's excitement ahoy in this madcap story, full of hilarious and outrageous characters, including the loveable Boxtrolls who are now stars in the Oscar-nominated film The Boxtrolls.

Worse Things Happen at Sea! Press Reviews

'Alan Snow shows once again that he is master of the surreal.' * Books for Keeps * 'This breezy story is constantly entertaining.' * The Independent *

Book Information

ISBN: 9780192739704
Publication date: 16th April 2014
Author: Alan Snow
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Format: Paperback / softback
Pagination: 272 pages
Categories: General fiction (Children's / Teenage),

About Alan Snow

Alan Snow is an author and illustrator, working with books, animation, film, and computers. He has written and illustrated over 160 books for children including How Dogs Really Work and How Santa Really Works. The movie The Boxtrolls is based on Alan's highly-acclaimed novel for children, Here Be Monsters!

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