- Imprint: Abrams Books for Young Readers
- Publication Date: September 1, 2008
- Price: $21.95
- Trim Size: 9 x 12
- ISBN: 0-8109-7245-X
- EAN: 9780810972452
- Page Count: 48
- Illustrations: full color throughout
- Format: Hardcover
- Rights: US and Canada, English
Enter a magical world in this warm, funny, and enduring story about the special bond between a grandson and his grandpa. When all the magic props go missing from the Retirement Home for Elderly Magicians, it's up to young Bertie Badger--and readers--to solve the mystery and find them. Includes a decoder.
About the author
Graeme Base is one of the world’s leading creators of picture books. His alphabet book, Animalia, received international acclaim when it was first published in 1986 and has sold more than two million copies. Graeme lives in Melbourne, Australia.