The Giraffes of Whispering Wood by Joshua Davidson
Oxford ISBN 9780192764058
Will and his classmates paint a giant mural at the local zoo. When he pays a late night visit to the zoo, Will is fascinated to see the painted animals light up. Then to his astonishment the glowing gates swing open and he is transported into the mysterious world of the Night Zoo. As the Night Zookeeper his task is to protect the giraffes and other creatures from the robotic Voids that are trying to destroy the zoo animals. Will he, with the help of his friend Riya, be able to overcome the evil Voids? This is an exciting and magical story that is action-packed. This adventure with its super illustrations will appeal to boys and girls alike.