It's The Borrowers meets The Wind in the Willows. Enter the world of Tumtum and Nutmeg for a wonderfully enchanting story full of warmth and humour. Suddenly the General looked up and saw the most astonishing sight: It was a circus! When General Marchmouse runs away in Arthur's toy bus, he gets a big surprise. A circus has arrived in the meadow! But there's more to this travelling troupe than meets the eye, and soon he finds the village policemouse on his tail. Tumtum and Nutmeg: A Circus Adventure is a miniature masterpiece that will be loved by generations to come. Emily Bearn's distinctive, classic writing style and Nick Price's delightful illustrations combine to make this series a future classic. The Times said: 'Bearn's style is as crisp and warm as a home-baked biscuit.'
This is Book 6 in the Tumtum and Nutmeg Series. See all Tumtum and Nutmeg books here.
Emily Bearn was born in London, and has been a journalist since the age of 20 when she joined the staff of Harpers & Queen magazine. She has subsequently worked for The Times and the Sunday Telegraph before becoming a freelance in 2005 following the birth of her daughter. The idea for the Tumtum and Nutmeg books was sparked one evening when, while feeding heMore about Emily Bearn