Jack Roberts and the Island of Ideas - Packed full of inventions
Jack Roberts and the Island of Ideas is a chapter novel adventure story for ages 8-11

Jack Roberts dreams of being an inventor but he faces two big problems;

  1. He’s only in Year 6
  2. His teacher keeps throwing his drawings in the bin

It’s what he discovers about those bins which changes his life forever!

"Jack Roberts and the Island of Ideas"
by Rob Dalton Smith

"The coast was clear. Now was the time for Jack to make his move. He cautiously felt his way along the line of flowerpots sitting on the shelf inside the greenhouse. His shivering fingers then delicately picked off one of the chocolate bars growing on the small tree in the far corner. The sapling had grown from a single bar planted the year before and sprinkled with the top secret plant food he had invented. A few drops of this special solution once a day would make a tree grow from almost any food you could think of..." *

Read the first two chapters*

Listen to the opening two pages, read by Rob Dalton Smith….*

* These are samples from an early manuscript. Find out when the final version of the book is available by following Jack Roberts on Facebook and Twitter