Snail Patrol

Snail Patrol

by Chris d'Lacey
     
 

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This gastropodic adventure tells the tale of Darren, a young entrepreneur trying to rid his neighbor's garden of snails. Arming himself with a flashlight, a jam jar, and a pocketful of spinach, Darren tackles his mission with gusto, only to find that his neighbor is unwilling to pay for his hard work. That's when he encounters an enormous, slimy, talking snail that is

Overview

This gastropodic adventure tells the tale of Darren, a young entrepreneur trying to rid his neighbor's garden of snails. Arming himself with a flashlight, a jam jar, and a pocketful of spinach, Darren tackles his mission with gusto, only to find that his neighbor is unwilling to pay for his hard work. That's when he encounters an enormous, slimy, talking snail that is more than willing to help Darren exact his revenge. Full of illustrations and comic strip–like speech bubbles, this story will appeal to the zany side of both adults and children.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780590196796
Publisher:
Scholastic, Inc.
Publication date:
10/16/1998
Series:
Hippo
Pages:
128

Meet the Author

Chris d'Lacey is the author of Henry Spaloosh! and The Table Football League, and is a scientist at Leicester University.

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