The Cockroach War
Author: Jonathan Harlen
This scuttling, six-legged story will leave you bug-eyed with laughter.Dagenham: a normal,quiet, friendly
suburb. UNTIL NOW: Enter the neighbours from hell!When the Cadwalladers win $40 million in the lottery,
they blow up their house, install a landing pad for their GX-26 fully-automatic helicopter and throw wild
parties night after night. For the Judge family, this means war. Using Emma's latest invention, Toby and
Emma unleash five Butterfly Cams, one Death Squadron and a buzzing, biting, creeping, crawling army.
Time to invade!Safety Notice! If you find this book dangerously over the top, side-splittingly funny, or in
any other way unsafe, press the Eject button at the end!
Jonathan Harlen was born in New Zealand but now lives in coastal New South Wales, near Byron Bay,
with his wife and three young children. He runs a small farm, where he grows coffee beans and cabinet
timbers. He has published many books in various genres and for various age groups. They include the
much-acclaimed young adult novel, The Lion and the Lamb, Fireflies (also for young adults), and Brain
Scam, Circus Berzerkus and Drop Dead, Mad Dog Fred, (for younger readers).