Auden Dare has an unusual perspective on life: he cannot see in colour. Life is beginning to get harder for Auden. The war for water that is raging across the world is getting a little closer all the time. But when he meets Vivi Rookmini, a girl bright with cleverness, his hopes lift. He and his mother have moved into the cottage of his recently-dead uncle Jonah Bloom – a scientist and professor. Then Auden and Vivi make an extraordinary discovery – an engimatic and ingenious robot. Apparently built by Jonah – but why?
Zillah Bethell The Extraordinary Colours of Auden Dare