A stunning story about growing up in the Stone Age and the importance of friendship, told with moving words and exquisite, detailed illustrations that will delight children of all ages.
Minnow the cave boy lives in the Stone Age and he longs to be big enough to go hunting. When he is swept away by the river, he loves learning to fend for himself. He even finds a friend far from home - a little bear.
Together Minnow and the bear grow big and strong, but winter forces them to make the difficult journey home. Will their new experience be enough to keep them safe?
“Adorable and thought-provoking”
Amanda Craig, The Times
“Full of illustrations appealing to older readers as well as young, with particular reference for boys who will love the adventure and survival aspects of the story”
South Wales Evening Post