Colin Potter is a skinny boy, hungry for chocolate. Herbert Muskie is enormously fat, hungry for revenge. A dramatic encounter down at the creek forges an unhappy alliance between the vindictive man and the fearful child.
But who is the fat man and why does he hate the people of Loomis? What guilty secrets are hidden in the past and why are Colin's parents such special targets?
A taut thriller from the award-winning author of The Fire-Raiser, Salt and Gool.
Publication date: 2008-11
Number of pages: 142
Publisher: Puffin Books
Subjects: Fiction, Children's & Young Adult, Children's & Young Adult Fiction, Crime & Mystery Fiction (Children's / Young Adult)