Who has slipped through the window into Herbie Lemon’s ‘Lost and Found’ cell at the Grand Nautilus Hotel? Furthermore, why is she in hiding? Then, who is the looming boat hook man in her pursuit? How does this strange interlude link to the legend of Malamander? Herbie Lemon is a lost and founder and takes his job seriously. Therefore when Violet Parma appears seeking the story behind her parents’ disappearance, it seems as though he’s compromised. However, he’s curious, and thereafter, employed to be the ‘eyes and ears’ of the town by the mysterious owner of the Grand Nautilus Hotel.
Eerie- on-Sea is a different seaside town in winter. You can hear the creak of the wreck of the Leviathan. Mrs Fossil shore scavenges. There’s a story that the Malamander returns to lay its magical sea egg. Take care Herbie Lemon! Furthermore, watch out… for there’s a Gargantis to follow!
Stockton Children’s Book of the Year winner