The story is set on the mid 1940s on a Hebridean island o- Scotland. Two words describe this book, love and dreams.
Two young children find themselves in a dilemma, living with their binge-drinking parents and the possibility of being taken into care. After reading about the happy-go-lucky children in an orphanage far away, they decided to leave home to seek it out. On their journey the children find themselves in a palace under Loch Ness - and there they release a trapped and chained monster. To repay their kindness the monster decides take them to the orphanage, in Odessa. It is a dangerous journey and would have many pitfalls. The monster hoped to meet up with an old friend - a very old dinosaur. The journey inspires great friendship and the greatest of sacrifice. The love between two children and a monster come-dinosaur, two species with vast differences, shows the world that love has no bounds.
Through this moving story the author weaves many Christian beliefs. Not only for children but also adults, this book shows the sadness on the inside of an alcoholic's painful home. Follow the joy when alcohol is removed from the family table and replaced with the word of God.