Come along for an unfathomable romp with intrepid adventurer Derring-Do Dan! Some claim Derring-Do Dan is but a fraud and a coot, but Derring-Do Dan himself knows better. He’s rescued Weasel Queens, befriended Selkies, and astounded royalty. He’s battled inhuman murderers, bizarre sea monsters, shape-shifting orcas, cannibal giants, and amphibious warlords. But despite all his glory, old Derring-Do Dan’s greatest challenge may be defending his own credibility…and proving his worth to a humble tavern rat.
Thirteen-year-old Abby ventures into a swamp to save her brother from a child-eating creature named Heckbender. Along the way she must sharpen her wits, put her courage to the test, and realize that not all monsters are mindless.
Jonathan York has led a boring life – a pointless degree from the community college, a lackluster job at the General Store, and never any desire for something more exciting. But when fate leaves him stranded in a sinister land, he finds himself seeking an adventure of his own. Along the way he encounters ghoulish thieves, ravenous swamp monsters, a dastardly ice cream conspiracy, and a necromancer bent on human sacrifice.
A team of classic literary animals unite to stop a mysterious mastermind from breeding an army of super-rats.