So H has been trying out a number of books from Pan Macmillan‘s current children’s list. H is a keen reader, but he needs the book to have plenty of action or be very funny to hold his attention usually.
So Tom’s big brother plays at being an evil scientist who wants to experiment on Tom’s new goldfish, Frankie. Tom isn’t able to stop his fish from being dunked in radioactive gunge, so in a desperate effort to save Frankie, Tom zaps him with a battery and brings him back to life. But Frankie has been changed he’s now a zombie goldfish with hypnotic powers and he wants revenge on Tom’s brother. Will Tom be loyal to his brother or his pet? It’s no surprise that zombie-loving H has enjoyed this book with its fun story line. For voracious readers it’s good to note that it is part of a series, so there are other books to enjoy.