Agents of the Wild 3: Operation Sandwhiskers

Illustrator: Alice Lickens

Binding: Paperback

Imprint: Walker Books

Book 3 of Agents of the Wild Series

Age 7+

Animal Stories Humorous Stories

Third in the AGENTS OF THE WILD series: fun-packed young fiction with wildlife conservation themes.
Agnes and Attie – AGENTS OF THE WILD – are off to the Sahara Desert on a mission to rescue rare baby animals from illegal wildlife traders.
When a lesser flamingo crashes into Agnes’s window-box with an urgent message for SPEARS, Agnes is ready for the call. Three rock hyrax pups have been kidnapped from their burrow in Egypt, and other baby animals are missing across Africa. Soon Agnes and Attie find themselves trapped in an ancient Egyptian tomb at the mercy of animal poachers – can they save the animals and themselves?


Jennifer Bell’s MG novel Wonderscape was Waterstones Children’s Book of the Month. Her 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.

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.

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