Copyright 2020 Mirjam Chappell

Tobey is a curious boy who loves going on adventures.  He travels to Oxford to find the dodo.  Many friendly animals help him along the way. But will they succeed in finding this strange bird?

So on they went, and on they went...


The Magic Dodo is a picture book for children aged 1-100.  Tobey is the narrator and depicts the story, giving a magical glimpse of Oxford through the eyes of a child.  The book includes maps and photos of the animals featured, and will not just appeal to locals and tourists, but to any child who likes an adventure.  A perfect gift or souvenir.


Come to Oxford with The Magic Dodo and try to find all the animals in town.


The book is now available at various shops in Oxford, Woodstock, Abingdon and on

Tobey's Adventure in Oxford

The Magic Dodo