An intriguing spin on the ‘little people’ of Irish folklore, this cute monster story makes a lovely read for Spring from one of Ireland’s most inventive voices in children’s books.
'One of a kind. Utterly fantastic.' Eoin Colfer on Tin
David and Penny's strange new home is surrounded by forest. It's
the childhood home of their mother, who's recently died. But other
creatures live here ... magical creatures, like tiny, hairy Pog.
He's one of the First Folk, protecting the boundary between the
worlds. As the children explore, they discover monsters slipping
through from the place on the other side of the cellar door. Meanwhile,
David is drawn into the woods by something darker, which
insists there's a way he can bring his mother back ...