Selby is the only talking dog in Australia and, perhaps, the world - but is he? Suddenly there is another Selby looking like our lovable pooch - but this devious, diabolical dog is after fame and riches, even if it means ruining Selby's life forever! In this crazy collection of Selby adventures, our courageous canine must: survive the terror of the tomb of the Dancing Dead escape the clutches of the deadliest spider on earth help the New York cops catch a clever crim, and deal with being splashed with Passion Potion perfume And he still has to keep the fact he can talk a secret! Crikey . this is one pooch that lives life on the edge! Ages 7-12
Duncan Ball is the author of many books of children's fiction, including the multi-award-winning Selby and Emily Eyefinger series, various picture books, five novels, a book of plays and a collection of funny poetry, My Sister Has a Big Black Beard. Duncan lives in Sydney.