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Fish Kid & The Lizard Ninja

Book cover for Fish Kid & The Lizard Ninja by Kylie Howarth

Fish Kid & The Lizard Ninja

Author: Kylie Howarth

Publisher: Walker Books

Published: February 2019

Bodhi is stuck on a boat with his marine-biologist dad, his underwater-photographer mum, and the skipper’s prank-playing daughter, Emely. Emely gives Bodhi a green smoothie with disgusting secret ingredients (sea cucumbers and jellyfish). This results in some graphic vomiting, after which Bodhi and Emely find themselves overboard and stranded on a small island. The upside: the green smoothie has transformed Bodhi into FISH KID! Using Bodhi’s new-found powers – speed swimming and breathing underwater – Bodhi, Emely, and a marine iguana sidekick must find a way back to the boat. They also have a chance at thwarting a sea-cucumber poacher. This is the first book of a new series and includes fun grayscale illustrations and bonus fact pages about marine creatures. Fish Kid and the Lizard Ninja is a humorous page-turner and highlights the fragility of the world’s

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