Simak Büchel & Larisa Lauber

A Heart for Monsters - The Shadow Slayer


A very special team gets going: Tabati & daughter – pest controllers and monster hunters extraordinaire

8-year-old Ainu moves from village to village with her mother Tabati and pony Bifi, offering their services as pest controllers and monster hunters in a class of their own. Ainu would love to keep every monster they catch – much to her mother’s annoyance.

But the next assignment proves to be particularly dangerous: In Füllengosch, the boy Halti has been kidnapped by an eerie monster that has left behind huge tracks and tufts of night-black fur – the Shadow Slayer! Tabati wants to turn back right away, this monster is out of her league! But she hasn’t reckoned with her fearless daughter, who follows the monster’s tracks into the gurgling swamps to free Halti …

Südpol Verlag

Children’s Fiction

Original title: Ein Herz für Monster – Der Schattenschlinger
Age 8+
128 pp | € 14,00
hc | 148 x 210 mm
Publication: March 2023

Author: Simak Büchel
Illustrator: Larisa Lauber

Rights sold: Russian


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