Lob by Linda Newbery
David FicklingBooks ISBN 9781849920490
Lucy and Grandpa Will spend a lot of time together in Grandpa's garden. More than anything, Lucy hopes to meet the mysterious green man who has been an important part of Grandpa's life. Grandpa tells her that you have to be a very special person to see Lob. Will Lucy be one of those special people? And after something dreadful happens in Lucy's life, what will happen to Lob? This is a beautifully written magical tale enhanced by lovely illustrations. At the end of the story the brilliantly drawn characters will stay in your own imagination. Perhaps you will see Lob in your garden.