'The Incredible Talking Machine' by Jenni Spangler and illustrated by Chris Mould. Signed bookplate copy. Paperback
"Twelve-year-old Tig works at the Theatre Royale and loves discovering the ghosts and secrets behind the stage. It's the dream job - all apart from her tyrannical boss, Mr Snell.
When an impressive new act - A TALKING MACHINE - arrives at the Theatre, Mr Snell's strange behavior suddenly becomes downright suspicious. The machine seems to have a life of it's own and is clearly hiding a dangerous secret. Tig finds himself in a race against time to solve the mystery, before the theatre and everyone in it, are lost forever..."
Published by Simon and Schuster