It's Penelope Strudel's birthday! Her Uncle Derek Custard has hidden her birthday surprise somewhere in Custard Manor and it's up to you to help Penelope find it. Can you help Penelope track it down before the pesky puffins get there first? Follow the clues, crack the codes and help Penelope on her great birthday treasure hunt!
Explore the quirky chaos of Custard Manor as you help Penelope Strudel hunt down her birthday surprise from her Uncle Derek Custard.But watch out - there are puffins about!
Penelope Strudel and the Birthday Treasure Hunt is a fun, eccentric search-and-find book perfect for children 5+. Explore every larger-than-life room in Custard Manor with two-page spreads filled with funny details, then crack the codes that lead you to the next room. With a host of wacky wildlife running amok throughout the Manor, children are sure to discover something new with every read. From T-Rex skeletons in the Museum Room to a giraffe in the Orangery, there's a surprise around every corner in Custard Manor. But those naughty puffins have trashed the place! Spot 11 in every room, alongside Crumble the dog, Lawrence the cat and an array of hidden details waiting to be discovered. Get busy spotting each item on the checklist in every room, then put your noggin to use solving a number of puzzles to help Penelope on her great treasure hunt!
Penelope Strudel offers hours of puzzle fun for budding detectives. The luxuriously illustrated rooms of Custard Manor make this a perfect gift for birthdays or holidays, and a great interactive read to keep young minds busy.
Brendan Kearney lives and works by the sea in the Southwest of England with his little dog Crumble. His work as an author and illustrator combines whimsical nostalgia with a bright, playful sense for colour and character. Brendan is the author/illustrator of Musical Mac published 2019 and the illustrator for the best-selling Lady Pancake and Sir French Toast series published by Sterling Childrens Books. His illustration clients include Lonely Planet, Harper Collins, Bloomsbury and Crayola.
Children’s & educational
Frances Lincoln Children's
5 - 7
Crime & mystery fiction (Children's / Teenage)