While on a pot-holing expedition with her dad, ten-year-old Katrina Picket accidentally wakes Merlin, who tells her that they must save England from a meteorite that is about to strike. Katrina and Merlin travel to London, waking King Arthur and his knights, and Desmond, a hungry dragon, along the way. Can they get there in time to stop the meteorite and save the country from destruction?
Tanya Landman studied for a degree in English literature at Liverpool University, before working in a bookshop, an arts centre, and a zoo. Since 1992, Tanya has been part of Storybox Theatre, working as a writer, administrator and performer - a job which has taken her to festivals all over the world. She is the author of the young novels Merlin's Apprentice and Flotsam and Jetsam. She lives with her family in Devon.