Fire Mask Journal
Speak up Spike!
pub Egmont in 2002 Go Bananas series (6-8)
Scary shadows seem to follow Spike wherever he goes! How will he ever grow out of his fear of the dark?
It takes Mrs Pugh, his teacher, and a Divali play to bring out the beast in Spike - and when he finds his voice he discovers it's as big as anyone else's.
Contains 'fantastic facts about shadows' and instructions to make a shadow puppet of your own.
'a little gem ..' - Tony Bradman Telegraph Dec 2002
'This is a book about finding one's voice, and its publication could be said to be establishing Ewart as a significant voice in children's books' - Michael Thorn Times Educational Supplement Nov 2002
Review in The Guardian