Quirky. Fun. Adventure.
The first book in the bestselling BATTLE OF THE BEETLES series!'Truly great storytelling.' MICHAEL MORPURGODarkus can't believe his eyes when a huge insect drops out of the trouser leg of his horrible new neighbour.
It's a giant beetle - and it seems to want to communicate.
But how can a boy be friends with a beetle? And what does a beetle have to do with the disappearance ...
M.G. Leonard has a first-class honours degree in English Literature and an MA in Shakespeare Studies from Kings College London. She works in London as the Senior Digital Media Producer for the National Theatre, and previously worked at the Royal Opera House and Shakespeare’s Globe.
Leonard spent her early career in the music industry running Setanta Records, an independent record label, and managing bands, most notably The Divine Comedy.
After leaving the music industry, she trained as an actor, dabbling in directing and producing as well as performing, before deciding to write her stories down.
Leonard lives in Brighton with her partner and two sons.
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