Already an international sensation - this is the first foray into children's literature for acclaimed author Per Olov Enquist. Fascinating and dreamlike, this tale for children by international bestselling author Per Olov Enquist tells the story of Mina, who wakes up one night to find that a crocodile has bitten her on the bottom. Her tired parents don't recognise the seriousness of the situation, but Mina's Grandpa kws what to do. He takes Mina, her sister, and their cousins on a dangerous journey up Three Cave Mountain. What they find there will leave them changed forever. Offering a sweet and original glimpse into the mind of a perky and irrepressible child, this book will thrill younger and older readers alike.
Per Olov Enquist a novelist, playwright, and poet with works published in more than twenty-five countries. His novels include The Royal Physician's Visit (a New York Times Notable Book, winner of Sweden's August Prize, France's Prix du Meilleur Livre Etranger, and the Independent Foreign Fiction Prize) and, most recently, The Book about Blanche and Marie. Tiina Nunnally has received numerous awards for her translations, including the PEN Translation Prize.