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Brownstone's Mythical Collection: Kai and the Monkey King

By Joe Todd-Stanton
Illustrated by Joe Todd-Stanton

When Kai grows tired of her bookish mum not being adventurous enough for a Brownstone, she decides to seek out the mischievous and rebellious Monkey King – who she's always been told to stay away from. Will he bring her the adventure she craves, or will

Read the latest story from the mythical Brownstone's family vault where we venture to China and learn about the story of the Monkey King, meet magical gods, taste powerful peaches and see that maybe ... our heroes aren't always what they're cracked up to be.

  • Featuring a half-Chinese main character, this story takes us to China to learn about its myths and history – some of which features in the UK curriculum
  • The third in the widely acclaimed Brownstone's Mythical Collection series, which Dreamworks have recently signed film rights to
  • Joe Todd-Stanton is an award-winning author and illustrator

About the author

Joe Todd-Stanton grew up in Brighton and was taught to draw by his mother, who is also an illustrator. He studied at UWE Bristol, receiving a first class degree in Illustration. Stanton has been commissioned to work for clients such as Oxford University Press, Usborne Publishing and Aquila magazine. His work has been highly praised and his book The Secret of Black Rock was longlisted for The CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal 2018 and won a 2018 Waterstones Children's Book Prize.

ISBN: 9781912497119
Imprint: Flying Eye Books
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Hardback
Release Date: December 1, 2019
Dimensions: 0 x 0mm, 56pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $27.99
New Zealand RRP: $29.99
Stock Level: In Stock

Last updated on 01/12/19 at 22:28:36
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