Markus Moldewarp is a mole with attitude. He doesn’t like life underground. He also has a fascination with different hairstyles. Follow Markus’s adventures as he saves a farmer’s field, digs for treasure and much, much more.
This series of illustrated stories about a mole with attitude will appeal to children aged 5 to 7 years. Older children may read the stories independently; younger ones will enjoy them as bedtime stories. Markus is endearing and funny, brave and quirky. His adventures see him going to the moon with his worm friend Quigley the Wriggley, helping treasure hunters, giving a trapped dragon an escape and helping Farmer Tilly when her field is flooded. Markus is obsessed with hairstyles. Each adventure sees him adopting a different hairstyle which is central to many of the adventures. Children will love this cheeky, chirpy chappie. At the end of the book there are Ten Amazing Facts about Moles and Worms, so giving children a taste of natural history.