Murray the Viking

Adam Stower (author)


Book 1 from Murray and Bun series


“Murray the Viking” by Adam Stower is an enchanting tale of Murray, a cat, and Bun, his lively companion. They embark on a whimsical adventure through an enchanted cat flap, leading to Viking lands. Their mission: rescue Eggrik the Viking from trolls. A thrilling read for young adventurers!

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Number of pages: 192

Published: 01 February 2024

SKU: 9780008561246 Categories: ,


Embark on an enthralling journey with the latest literary sensation, “Murray the Viking,” a captivating creation by the renowned illustrator Adam Stower, celebrated for his work on David Walliams’ hits like “Spaceboy,” “Robodog,” and “The World’s Worst Pets.” This book marks the inception of a brand new series that promises to captivate readers with its charm and wit.

At the heart of our story is an unlikely pair: Murray and Bun. Murray, a serene and comfort-loving cat, finds joy in the simpler things of life – snoozing, luxuriating in fluffy blankets, and relishing the tranquility of his surroundings. Bun, on the other hand, is a bun with an insatiable zest for life and an unbounded love for… well, everything!

Their lives take a whimsical turn when Murray discovers that his ordinary cat flap is anything but ordinary. Sometimes it opens to the garden, but more often, it’s a gateway to grand adventures! In this tale, the duo finds themselves in a realm where Vikings reign supreme, and they are thrust into a vital mission: to rescue Eggrik the Viking from Troll Island, hoping he hasn’t become a troll’s dinner yet!

“Murray the Viking” is not just a book; it’s a portal to a world of excitement and hilarity, perfect for young readers who have just started their independent reading journey. Fans of “Bunny vs Monkey,” “Dog Man,” “Adventure Mice,” and “Claude” will find themselves at home in the pages of this book. Adam Stower’s brilliant illustrations bring the story to life, making it a delightful read for adventure lovers, young and old. This tale teaches us that heroes come in all forms – sometimes, even as a cat and a bun!

Prepare to be whisked away on a whirlwind adventure where friendship, bravery, and a bit of feline cunning blend together to create a story you won’t forget. “Murray the Viking” is more than a book; it’s a journey into a world where the extraordinary waits just beyond the cat flap!

Additional information

Weight 180 g
Dimensions 19.8 × 12.9 × 1.2 cm



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