Agents of the Wild: Operation Honeyhunt

By Jennifer Bell
Illustrated by Alice Lickens

Enter the world of Agnes & Attie: AGENTS OF THE WILD; fun-packed young fiction with wildlife conservation themes.

When 8-year-old Agnes is signed up for SPEARS (the Society for the Protection of Endangered and Awesomely Rare Species), she has no idea of the adventures that lie ahead with her elephant-shrew mentor Attie (short for “Attenborough”). Operation Honeyhunt sends them to the Atlantic forest, on a mission to save an endangered, dance-loving bee named Elton. Will Agnes pass the test and become a full SPEARS agent? Species in danger? Girl and shrew to the rescue!

  • Jennifer Bell is the author of the bestselling The Uncommoners series, which has sold over 50,000 copies in the UK. The Crooked Sixpence was a Waterstones Children's Book of the Month.
  • Immersive 2-colour storytelling; includes fun-facts end-matter about the real species featured in the story.
  • Coming soon: Operation Icebeak (Antarctic adventure, September 2020), Operation Sandwhiskers (desert adventure, March 2021).

About the author

Jennifer Bell’s bestselling The Uncommoners series sold translation rights in 15 countries and was a Waterstones Children’s Book of the Month. Inspired by her career as a former children’s bookseller at Foyles, Jennifer is widely known for the magical story worlds she creates. Jennifer lives in Surrey.

About the illustrator

Co-creator Alice Lickens is an illustrator, author and designer based in London. Winner of the prestigious Sendak Fellowship for illustration, Alice is also Designer at London's House of Illustration. She has worked as Quentin Blake's designer and her picture books include Can You Dance to the Boogaloo? and How To Be A Cowboy, and the Explorer activity books series with the National Trust.

ISBN: 9781406388459
Imprint: Walker
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: March 1, 2020
Dimensions: 141 x 215mm, 184pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $14.99
New Zealand RRP: $16.99
Stock Level: In Stock

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