Book cover for The Thing about Jellyfish

The Thing about Jellyfish

Ages 9 to 11



22 September 2016
352 pages
Imprint: Macmillan Children's Books


A painful story smartly told, Benjamin's first solo novel has appeal well beyond a middle-school audience
A moving portrayal of loss and healing
Benjamin explores the heartbreaking subject of grief in the young with dreamy, meditative and elegiac prose
This is a heartbreakingly touching debut about friendship, loss, fear and love that is funny, clever and beautifully written