<p><b>The tiny Tindims are like the Borrowers-on-Sea, who turn our everyday rubbish into treasure. Mother-and-daughter duo, prizewinning Sally Gardner and Lydia Corry, create a fun new world of characters and adventures in their empowering new series for 5-8 year olds inspiring conservation and inventive ways to recycle.</b></p><p>In their fourth adventure, the Tindims can hardly see each other! A grumpy Gupper fog is swirling all over Rubbish Island and it won't leave the Tindims alone. And now their world has turned upside down as Ethel B Dina thinks the moon has fallen into the sea! Scrunch me a teabag, how are they going to get out of this pickle?</p><p>Printed in dyslexia-friendly font with pictures on every page and perfect for the reluctant reader, the Tindims show keen young ecologists how to help protect our planet for the future.</p>
<p>The tiny Tindims are like the Borrowers-on-Sea, who turn our everyday rubbish into treasure. A world of characters and adventures to inspire conservation and inventive ways to recycle.</p>
'Combining eccentric characters, short chapters and lively illustrations, this delightful new series is ideal for confident, independent readers. Full of joy and laughter, this quirky adventure also carries an important environmental message about waste, pollution and recycling'
BookTrust Great Books Guide 2021
<b>PRAISE FOR SALLY GARDNER & LYDIA CORRY</b>: <br />
'Gardner remains the patron saint of the reluctant reader' <i>Daily Telegraph</i>. <br />
'An idiosyncratic genius' <i>The Times</i>. <br />
'Sally Gardner's tale unfolds with all the beautiful illogicality of a dream' <i>Financial Times</i>. <br />
'Slightly older fairytale fans will relish Lydia Corry's delicious pictures'
Guardian, on Eight Princesses and a Magic Mirror
<p>A mother and daughter team who bring a dynamic creative force to children's books, filling a gap in the market for young readers (5-8).</p>
<p>Printed in dyslexia-friendly font with art on every page. Hidden blue bug for visual stimulation and to encourage reading.</p>
<p>A powerful commercial brand and a lightly worn but important conservation message (merchandising and TV potential).</p>
<p>CBMC: B3F79. </p>
<p>MARKET: Sally Gardner's Magical Children series; <i>The Borrowers</i>; <i>What A Waste: Rubbish, Recycling, and Protecting our Planet</i> by Jess French; <i>Guardians of the Planet: How to be an Eco-Hero</i> by Clive Gifford.</p>