Dylan Malone, aka Beaky, has a habit for telling porkies - every time he opens his mouth, out pops a whopper... But then his long-suffering sister shoves him into the truth-telling machine at Madame Shirley's Marvellous Emporium of Peculiarities. Now Beaky can't tell a lie - not even a teeny-weeny one - and a truth-telling Beaky is even worse...
This is Book 1 in the Beaky Malone Series. See all Beaky Malone books here.
Barry Hutchison hails from the Highlands of Scotland, where he spends time writing screenplays, comics and children's books. He is in his early thirties - but on a good day could easily pass for mid-forties - and lives happily with his long-term partner and their children... More about Barry Hutchison
Barry Hutchison was born and raised in the Highlands of Scotland. He was just eight years old when he decided he wanted to become a writer and 17 when he sold his first piece of work. He has written the INVISIBLE FIENDS series for HarperCollins and THE SHARK-HEADED BEAR THING for Nosy Crow. He also writes for TV. Barry lives in Fort William with his partner...More about Katie Abey