Book List in Order:9 titles

  • A teenager stares at his reflection and sees the Milky Way. A motorbike prowls and growls like a wild animal. A whale sings a song to end loneliness.Philip Ridley's collection of short stories - like his two adult novels, Crocodilia and In the Eyes o...


  • Ruskin Splinter is small and thin, with knock-knees, thick glasses and a squeaky voice, and the idea of him taming a dragon makes the whole class laugh. Big, strong Elvis is stupid but he looks like a hero. So who is more likely to get the big part i...


  • Dreamboat flea and his mother set off on a hair-raising adventure to find a cure for his hiccups - but nothing is frightening enough. But Dreamboat Flea's hiccups are well and truly cured when he is suddenly confronted with the most horrific creature...


  • After his mother's brooch is stolen, Kasper leaves his home in the land of Nowhere and journeys to the land of Glitter and Gloom to get it back, confronting great dangers in a city ruled by a fierce orphan boy....


  • Bailey arrives in a new neighbourhood with his extraordinary family. He has no friends but receives a mysterious invitation to join the Scribbleboy Fan Club. The one and only founder member is Ziggy Fuzz. His vital mission is to spread the word about...


  • "Philip Ridley is a singular writer, a prolific polymath, probably a genius, and the creator of some of the most peculiar, grotesque and compelling British plays (and films) of the last several years" (Time Out)Author of the nightmarish The Pitchfork...




  • The day Concord Webster turned eighteen, the devil died. - The devil's real name was Judge Martin, but Concord's mother had always told him that he was the devil. She called his house Hades and said that he kept bats and snakes in his bedroom. But ho...