"A highly enjoyable read ... rife with humour. Fred is an engaging and likeable child who will be sure to make you smile. Highly recommended." (Canadian Materials
"This First Novel
is fun to read, with plenty of humor, an exciting plot, and a hugely satisfying ending. Recommended." (Margaret Edwards Canadian Book Review Annual
"This book is a very good introduction to Fred for those who have not read the other books, while readers familiar with Fred will find this to be an extremely amusing sequel.... The cartoon style illustrations by Bruno St-Aubin are very effective." (Resource Links
About the Author
MARIE-DANIELLE CROTEAU was born in Quebec\s Eastern Townships and dreamed of travel and adventure from an early age. Educated in Communications and Art History she has worked for Radio-Canada and Montreal\'s Musée des Beaux Arts. She has lived in Canada the Caribbean Africa and France. She has written many books for people of all ages.'
BRUNO ST-AUBIN is a graphic designer whose illustrations can be seen in school texts and books for children and young people.