Toppsta - Childrens Books – Reviews

Ben Manley

  • 5 stars across 6 books

       Emma Chichester Clark   is one of Britain's best loved children's authors and illustrators. She is the author of the immensely popular  Blue Kangaroo  and  Plumdog   series and many other books, and has illustrated books by Roald Dahl, Kevin Crossley-Holland, Peter Dickinson, Michael Morpurgo and Quentin Blake.

     

       Ben Manley   is a writer and designer. His writing is full of humour and heart with a touch of the gothic - as weird and wonderful as an atticful of vampire hamsters. He also works as a digital copywriter and web designer. Ben lives in Norwich with his wife and two children.

     
    3rd September 2020

    The Misadventures of Frederick

    The Sunday Times Children's Book of the Year. Children's Book of the Week in both the Times and G... More

    (4 reviews)
    Review
    6th August 2020

    Albert Talbot: Master of Disguise

    A story of imagination and adventure from the acclaimed author of The Misadventures of Frederick , Ben Ma... More

    (2 reviews)
    Review
    3rd September 2020

    Vampire Peter

    Everyone says Peter is the baddest boy in school. He likes strange food, wears strange clothes and does strange things. ... More

    (2 reviews)
    Review
    16th September 2021

    Constance in Peril

    Constance in Peril is a brilliantly funny story from the creators of the critically acclaimed The Misadventure... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    4th February 2021

    Albert Talbot: Master of Disguise

    A story of imagination and adventure from the acclaimed author of The Misadventures of Frederick , Ben Ma... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    3rd February 2022

    The Pipsqueak

    You don't need super powers to be a hero... or to make enemies into friends. In Hero's gang, everyone has a special skil... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    Image to show page is loading Show More Books

    New Book

    Most Popular Book

    Coming Soon

    The Pipsqueak The Pipsqueak

    The Pipsqueak

    Hardback
    3rd February 2022

    Recent Reviews

    • The Misadventures of Frederick

      The Misadventures of Frederick

      When Emily spots a young boy watching her play from the window of his grand house she decides to invite him to play with her. But Frederick lives a sh...

    • Albert Talbot: Master of Disguise

      Albert Talbot: Master of Disguise

      We really enjoyed this story and enjoyed how the story took us to different places through Albert's disguises and imaginiation. A really fun book to r...

    • Vampire Peter

      Vampire Peter

      Everyone thinks Peter is the baddest and strangest boy in school. When the class gerbil goes missing, Lucy lets Peter take the blame, even though she...