Mrs Abdul and the girls are off pirating for a week. And guess who's been left holding the baby? None other than the hairiest, scariest bunch of pirates ever to sail the seven seas. Captain Abdul and his fearsome crew must turn their hooks to babysitting, and soon The Golden Behind - a ship to strike fear into the brave - is nothing more than a floating nursery! Ooh-arrgh!
Colin McNaughton has written and illustrated numerous picture books, including Have You Seen Who's Just Moved In Next Door To Us? (winner of the Kurt Maschler Award); Jolly Roger (winner of the British Book Design and Production Award); the poetry collections Who's Been Sleeping in My Porridge? and Wish You Were Here (And I Wasn't), and several stories about a pig called Preston. Collin is married with two sons and lives in London.