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Fun, rollicking text embellished like shiny gems by Graeme Base's lush artwork. Great for people of any age.

Two naughty characters are given a mission by their queen, can they stick to the rules and bring back the beautiful Jewel Fish of Karnak?

Formats & editions

  • Paperback

    9780143782896

    May 1, 2017

    Picture Puffin

    32 pages

    RRP $16.99

    Online retailers

    • Abbey's Bookshop
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    • Boomerang Books
    • Collins Booksellers
    • Dymocks
    • Books Kinokuniya
    • The Nile
    • QBD
    • Readings
    • Robinsons Bookshop
    Or

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Awards and Recognition

  • Indie Award
    2012
    Shortlisted
    Children's
  • Prime Minister's Literary Award
    2012
    Shortlisted
    Children's Fiction
  • Speech Pathology Australia Book of the Year Awards
    2012
    Shortlisted
    Young Children
  • REAL Children's Choice Awards
    2013
    Shortlisted
    Picture Books

Also by Graeme Base

Animalia
Uno's Garden
Amazing Monster Detectoscope
Little Elephants
Graeme Base HB bindup
Eye to Eye
Uno's Garden Counting Book
The Last King of Angkor Wat
Little Bug Books: Birds Fly
Little Bug Books: Monkeys live in Trees
Little Bug Books: Cows say Moo
Little Bug Books: Pigs have piglets
My First Animalia
The Legend of the Golden Snail
Enigma
Jungle Drums
The Sign of the Seahorse
The Waterhole
The Eleventh Hour: A Curious Mystery
My Grandma Lived in Gooligulch

Recommendations

La Belle Sauvage: The Book of Dust Volume One
Love, Simon
The Getaway: Diary of a Wimpy Kid (BK12)
Alice-Miranda At School 1
Charlie And The Great Glass Elevator
Twelve Nights
If I Stay
Thirteen Reasons Why
The Kissing Booth
George's Marvellous Medicine
The Curious Incident of the Dog In the Night-time
Now
Pippa's Island 4: Camp Castaway
You Choose AFL: Footy Fever
Friday Barnes 6: Danger Ahead
Our Australian Girl: The Lina Stories
The Most Marvellous Spelling Bee Mystery
Ranger's Apprentice 4: Oakleaf Bearers
Tarin of the Mammoths: The Exile (BK1)
Our Australian Girl: The Rose Stories