✸ [BOOKS] ✬ The Mosquito Brothers By Griffin Ondaatje ❂ – Centrumpowypadkowe.co.uk Accompanied by uirky line drawings by Spanish illustrator Erica Salcedo this is a gently humorous and remarkably informative nature adventure story about an unlikely pointy nosed hero with big dreams Accompanied by uirky line drawings by Spanish illustrator Erica Salcedo this is a gently humorous and remarkably informative nature adventure story about an unlikely pointy nosed hero with big dreams and an even bigger heartAfter he nearly drowns in a parking lot puddle Dinnn Needles is fearful of many things including flying When his four The Mosquito ePUB Ò hundred siblings swarm off without him he finds time to dream —about family stories a lost brother adventure in The Wild and above all how to be coolAt school in an abandoned air conditioner Dinnn learns about the deadly Pondhawk dragonfly and other dangers that lie beyond his home under a drive in theater screen But Dinnn never really takes to city life Lonely and left out he is filled with an unexplained longing He sips spilled cola from abandoned pop cans but it is not as tasty as flower nectar He tries to make friends with the local street mosuitoes but that just lands him in a sewer filled with spiders and water snakes He hears about the red mini van that brought his parents together and wonders about his extended family in the country He even finds a great black jacket in a roadside ditch but it doesn’t make him coolAnd then one day as fate would have it the red mini van reappears giving Dinnn a chance to visit to his relatives in The Wild where new perils await an inexperienced city mosuito — being struck by a raindrop zapped by a porch light or snapped up by a hungry fish at dusk But in the end Dinnn discovers that being cool is a matter of what you do especially for one’s friends and family including two new brothers .
- 128 pages
- The Mosquito Brothers
- Griffin Ondaatje
- 06 February 2016 Griffin Ondaatje