Poo is a problem in ancient Romeand also a forbiddenus wordus. Vesuvius, the Roman inventor, has been trying to solve the pongy problem for many years with no luck. But one night he is struck by inspiration."
Kes lives in Witham, Essex, with his wife, young family and assortment of animals. He is a born storyteller. Voted by the Independent as one of the TOP TEN children's authors only a year after publishing his first book, he is a major new talent heading for big success.
Chris Mould is an established illustrator and has sold internationally. He is married with two children and lives in Yorkshire.