Twin brother and sister, Arthur and Maudie set off to find their explorer father who is reputed to have died trying to reach South Polaris.
Twins Arthur and Maudie receive word in Lontown that their famous explorer father died in a failed attempt to reach South Polaris. Not only that, but he has been accused of trying to steal fuel from his competitors before he died!
The twins don't believe the news, and they answer an ad to help crew a new exploration in the hope of learning the truth and salvaging their family's reputation. As the winged ship Aurora sets sail, the twins must keep their wits about them and prove themselves worthy of the rest of the crew. But will Arthur and Maudie find the answers they seek?
Includes copper foil design work and flaps
NOTE : Book banded by Peters.
NOTE : Branford Boase Longlist 2019
NOTE: Waterstones Children's Book Prize Shortlist 2019