Pirates, shipwrecks and a beach hotel run by kids? Sinister, funny and sassy: a thrilling yarn by the author of Beast and Sparks. When their parents jet off to America, three children decide to run their secluded beach hotel alone. How? By pretending to guests that there are adults behind the scenes. But running a hotel is hard. The chaos just keeps mounting. Then a ship is wrecked by the beach, washing up crates of valuable cargo. Was it an accident? Or does a sinister hotel guest have something to do with it?