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The Tindims and the Floating Moon
10 Jun 2021 * EBOOK * £4.99 * 9781838935740

The tiny Tindims are like the Borrowers-on-Sea, who turn our everyday rubbish into treasure. A world of characters and adventures to inspire conservation and inventive ways to recycle.

Fiction / YFC (Children’s Fiction)
Extent: 144 pages  Illus: Illustrated
Exclusive: GB CA AU NZ IN ZA SG   Not for sale: US
The Tindims of Rubbish Island
The Tindims and the Turtle Tangle
The Tindims and the Ten Green Bottles
Also in The Tindims series
The Tindims and the Floating MoonThe Tindims, 4Sally Gardner, illustrated by Lydia Corry

The tiny Tindims are like the Borrowers-on-Sea, who turn our everyday rubbish into treasure. Mother-and-daughter duo, prizewinning Sally Gardner and Lydia Corry, create a fun new world of characters and adventures in their empowering new series for 5-8 year olds inspiring conservation and inventive ways to recycle.

In the fourth Tindim adventure, a glow-in-the-dark squid, drawn by the light of the moon, has wandered far from its friends on the ocean bed to the lake on Rubbish Island. The Tindims are puzzled by their new shiny lake, but with the help of Spokes, Barnacle Bow and a rather special invention, they discover the squid and try to help it on its way home again.

Printed in dyslexia-friendly font with pictures on every page and perfect for the reluctant reader, the Tindims show keen young ecologists how to help protect our planet for the future.

Sally Gardner gained a first class degree at a leading London art college and became a successful theatre costume designer before illustrating and writing books. Her debut novel, I, Coriander won the Nestle Gold Award and she is also a Costa and Carnegie prize-winner. Her books have been translated all over the world and have sold over two million copies. Zephyr also publishes Sally Gardner's 7-9 series, illustrated by Nick Maland.
Lydia Corry graduated from the Royal College of Art in 2009. Her publishing debut was Eight Princesses and a Magic Mirror (Zephyr). She lives with her family in Hastings.

A mother and daughter team who bring a dynamic creative force to children's books, filling a gap in the market for young readers (5-8).

Printed in dyslexia-friendly font with art on every page. Hidden blue bug for visual stimulation and to encourage reading.

A powerful commercial brand and a lightly worn but important conservation message (merchandising and TV potential).

CBMC: B3F79.

MARKET: Sally Gardner's Magical Children series; The Borrowers; What A Waste: Rubbish, Recycling, and Protecting our Planet by Jess French; Guardians of the Planet: How to be an Eco-Hero by Clive Gifford.


PRAISE FOR SALLY GARDNER & LYDIA CORRY:
'An idiosyncratic genius' The Times.
'Gardner remains the patron saint of the reluctant reader' Daily Telegraph.
'Sally Gardner can always surprise' Books for Keeps.
'Sally Gardner's tale unfolds with all the beautiful illogicality of a dream' Financial Times.
'Slightly older fairytale fans will relish Lydia Corry's delicious pictures'
Guardian, on Eight Princesses and a Magic Mirror

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