Silas and the Marvellous Misfits

Suggested age 7 – 10


Author: Tom Percival
ISBN: 9781529029192
Date Published: 14 Oct. 2021

A Marcus Rashford Book Club Choice! Silas and the Marvellous Misfits by Tom Percival is an action-packed adventure that shows kids the joy of being themselves.

Erika has a BIG secret. She’s a member of the Dream Defenders – a top-secret organisation that banishes your worries while you sleep!

And tonight they’re on a mission to rescue Erika’s best friend Silas from the clutches of the evil Glooms – creatures who want everyone in the dream world to look and think exactly the same way!

Can the Dream Defenders save Silas and help him to see that being a misfit can be a truly marvellous thing?

Discover more of the Dream Defenders adventures in Erika and the Angermare and Chanda and the Devious Doubt.

The Marcus Rashford Book Club is a collaboration between Marcus Rashford and Macmillan Children’s Books, inspiring children to develop a love of reading and literacy as a life skill.

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View series: Dream Defenders

View all books by this author illustrator: Tom Percival

Dimensions13 × 1.5 × 19 cm

Macmillan Children's Books


Age 7 – 9, Age 9 – 12




“Engaging and action packed. I would have loved this book as a child!”
Marcus Rashford MBE
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