A young boy stumbles across a Punch and Judy show at the pier one day and thus enters a world of extraordinary magic. A story unfolds in which the boy is forced to confront family secrets, strange puppets and a nightmarish world of violence and betrayal in this dark fable of childhood and growing up.

The Tragical Comedy or Comical Tragedy of Mr Punch 2006, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, London

ISBN-13: 9780747588443