Legend tells of the Clan of the Scorpion, four mighty meerkats who are armed to the teeth with ninja-know-how. They are sworn to protect the world from their longtime nemesis, the Ringmaster...A tiger is missing from Hong Kong zoo, but she's no ordinary big cat - and she won't be found by sticking lost posters on lamp posts. When the meerkats find a clown-shaped clue in the poo at the zoo it can only mean one thing. The Ringmaster and his circus goons are in town. It's time for the ninja meerkats to leap into action!
Gareth P. Jones is author of The Dragon Detective Agency series and The Considine Curse, for which he won the Blue Peter Book of the Year 2012 award. He also works as a producer of TV documentaries. He lives in London with his wife and son.