It’s Market Day and Freddy Buttons is off to the city with his family. They have lots of food from the garden to sell at the market.
Freddy promises Mrs Drake that she can have some of his delicious strawberries next week for the baking competition.
But can Freddy keep his promise?
When he returns to Tumbledown Cottage the strawberry patch is in disarray.
Plants dug up, strawberries thrown everywhere.
Who could have done such a thing?
It’s time for the FBI to investigate…
Join Freddy Buttons on his adventures at Tumbledown Cottage, and learn interesting facts about where your food comes from as he solves foodie mysteries with the FBI. And don’t forget to try the recipe!
Fiona Dillon is the author of Food from an Irish Garden and blogs about her self-sufficient lifestyle at FionaDillon.com. Passionate about getting back to basics, she writes for Irish Country magazine and Home Farmer magazine. She also appears regularly on national and local radio, and has featured on Ear to the Ground and RTE Countrywide. She is a certified trainer and teaches classes on growing your own food and raising chickens and pigs. She is a Pride of Ireland winner and an Irish Blog Award finalist.
Derry Dillon is a freelance illustrator based in Pollerton, Carlow. He has a background in graphic design, lecturing and educational publishing and exhibits his artwork regularly.