Just when you thought it was safe to go into the jungle ...Alice, our favourite anteater, is back for a third outing! When Alice discovers that Cornelius, the crocodile, is lonely she takes it upon herself to find a friend for him. Alice sets off on her raft, with her trusty pink handbag through the jungle but soon discovers the difficulty of the task at hand due to Cornelius's bad manners and ferocious hunger! Will Alice ever succeed in finding a suitable companion for Cornelius and prove that she really does know best?
Karen Wallace has published many children's books, including Think of an Eel which won the Emil Kurt Madchier Award. Her first novel for older readers, Raspberries on the Yangtze was shortlisted for the Guardian Fiction Prize and her last Teen novel The Unveiled Spangles was shortlisted for the Teenage Book Prize.