A humorous story, colourful collage art and numbers, this first case for Captain Coconut is perfect storytelling for young children. Ace Detective Captain Coconut, who proclaims he can solve any mystery large or small, is called in to investigate the case of the missing bananas. He soon finds himself on a slippery trail of peels and missing numbers. Author Anushka Ravishankar is well known in India for nonsense verse and the collage art of Priya Sundram brings together elements of popular Indian imagery from advertising, the movies, newspapers and interior decor. With sums to solve and an amusing tale to tell this hard back book is sure to become a well treasured favourite.