The twins, Ant and Perry, vegetable loving Beany, Sun Dance and their scruffy mongrel, Old Blanket, specialize in creating mayhem. They attempt to entice guests in to Mrs Brogan's Bed and Breakfast, teach Robin how to be brave, and, most importantly, help him work out how he can keep the abandoned dog he finds on the beach ...
On the Yorkshire coast, a boy overcomes his fear of dogs when a starving mutt needs his help. "Snappy dialogue, an animated plot and a singularly refreshing crew of characters mark this fetching novel," said PW in a starred review. Ages 8-12.