The imagination of famed children's book author Paul Jennings seems to be boundless. In his Gizmo series, the Australian master of juvenile fiction creates a boy named Stephen who steals a device from a shop only to discover that it wreaks havoc on his world - and it doesn't have an off switch.
Comic actor Francis Greenslade brings his expertise to performing the humorous, fast-paced, and phenomenal fourth installment of the series, Sink the Gizmo. The hero only becomes more sympathetic and relatable through Greenslade's charming performance. Numerous realistic sound effects also help bolster and accelerate the fantastical plot.
"You wanted food," Ricky whispers. "There it is."
"A seagull? You'd eat a seagull?"
"I'd eat anythng," says Ricky. "Anything."
When Ricky and Cal wag school they bite off more than they can chew.
At last, another amazing Gizmo story from Australia's master of madness.