The Baron's cruel nephew Bang-Bang is trying to take over Wise-as-an-Owl's fresh water spring. To stop him, Tashi and his friends use clay and magic to make a golem who will give Bang-Bang a good scare. But it seems like the golem has plans of his own In the meantime, Tashi must rescue Ah Chu's Little Sister when Bang-Bang's trouble-making brother gives her away to the River Pirate.
There is much here for young readers to enjoy in the way of excitement and humour and to draw their own conclusions from the subtext. Ibby Link
Anna Fienberg is the author of many popular and award-winning books for children of all ages, and has picture books, junior fiction and teenage fiction to her credit. She has worked as an editor and consultant for a national book club, and also writes in collaboration with her mother, Barbara Fienberg. Barbara Fienberg writes the Tashi stories in collaboration with her daughter Anna Fienberg.