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'What do you do when you've already used your grandad's time machine to visit 1950s Scotland, 17th century China, and the Vikings in Norway? Head to Ancient Greece and the first Olympics of course!

In his first ever kids’ book series, Australian comedian Peter Helliar takes young readers on a hilarious time-travel adventure about mega mischief, missing limbs, and a grandad with a wicked secret ... '

Source: Publisher's blurb. 


* Contents derived from the Richmond, East Melbourne - Richmond area, Melbourne, Victoria,:Hardie Grant Egmont , 2019 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Frankie Fish and The Sonic Suitcase, Peter Helliar , single work children's fiction children's fantasy

'Twelve-year-old Frankie Fish hates visiting his grandparents. Grandad Fish is cranky, and yells a lot, and has a creepy hook for a hand – plus he NEVER lets Frankie go inside his shed. But after a teensy tiny prank goes wrong at school, Frankie is packed off to Old-People Jail for the whole holidays.

'What Frankie doesn’t know is that Grandad has been building a home-made TIME MACHINE in the Forbidden Shed, and the old man has big plans to get his missing hand back. But when Grandad goes back in time, he changes history and accidentally wipes out Frankie’s entire family – Nanna, Mum, Dad, even his annoying sister Saint Lou. Somehow, everyone is gone but Frankie and Grandad! And it’s only a matter of time until Frankie disappears too...

'As the last Fish men standing, Frankie and Granddad must race back in time to undo this terrible mistake. But can they stand each other long enough to put the past back together again? And even if they manage the impossible – will Grandad's wonky time-machine ever get them home? ' (Publication summary)

Frankie Fish and the Great Wall of Chaos, Peter Helliar , single work children's fiction children's adventure

'From Australia’s favourite comedian and children’s author Peter Helliar comes the second book in his best-selling Frankie Fish series! A hilarious time-travel adventure about mega-mischief, misbehaving grandparents, and one very naughty dog… Pranksters Frankie Fish and Drew Bird have got hold of Grandad’s time machine, but it’s no laughing matter. Grandad and Nanna have disappeared to 17th century China, and it’s up to Frankie and Drew to save them!  With the help of a mysterious new friend, the boys must overcome armed guards, giant dragons and one GIANT wall to get to the Emperor’s secret prison. But even if they can get inside, how will they break Grandad and Nanna out – and get them home again?' (Source: Publisher's blurb)

Frankie Fish and the Viking Fiasco, Peter Helliar , single work children's fiction children's

'Best friends Frankie and Drew are desperate to win this year’s Halloween costume parade, and they know exactly what will give them the edge: authentic Viking costumes from olden-day Norway! 

The plan is simple: use their secret Sonic Suitcase to get in, get helmets, and get out. But they weren’t counting on accidentally bringing back a Viking called Birger with them – plus his angry brother Brynjar, who really has it in for Frankie and Drew. Can the boys round up the vikings, get them back home and win the costume parade before anyone discovers what they’ve done?'

Source: Publisher's blurb.

Frankie Fish and the Sister Shemozzle, Peter Helliar , single work children's fiction children's

'The fourth Frankie Fish adventure is finally HERE! Peter Helliar’s hilarious best-selling series is back and our favourite time-travellers, Frankie and Drew, are facing their trickiest hurdle yet ...

'Frankie’s always wanted to go to the Olympics, but when his big sister takes the Sonic Suitcase and runs away to Ancient Greece, it looks like she might get there first! It’s up to Frankie and his best friend, Drew, to bring her home - but what happens when Saint Lou is determined to stay?

'From Australia’s favourite comedian comes the funniest, twistiest time-travel tale yet!'

Source: Publisher's blurb.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Richmond, East Melbourne - Richmond area, Melbourne, Victoria,: Hardie Grant Egmont , 2019 .
      image of person or book cover 4764551042862554375.png
      Image courtesy of publisher's website.
      Extent: 1144p.p.
      Description: 4-Book Slipcase
      • Published 1 December 2019.
      ISBN: 9781760504793
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