Ideally suited for reluctant and newly independent readers, this inventive and entertaining mystery-adventure for young readers teaches respect for the earth and how to take the initiative in doing good. When Tim and his dog Elvis launch Operation Thylacine, a plan to enliven their quiet little town by drawing in tourists, the trouble begins. Tim's secret plan involves painting stripes on Elvis so he resembles a Tasmanian tiger, and fooling visitors by telling them his town has the one and only Tasmanian tiger left on earth ...

Infamous 2004, Allen & Unwin Australia

ISBN-13: 9781741141283

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