Dirty lungs. No water.  How is your body going to clean them?

Alina and her Dinky Amigos friends make up your DNA and create the instructions that keep you alive. One especially important set of instructions makes a gate to make sure there is plenty of water for cleaning.

But when the gate won’t open and water can’t get out, things go horribly wrong. Can Alina and her friends get the help they need to save the thing they care about most – you?

Enjoy learning about DNA and how the wrong instructions can affect our bodies, with a simple, fun and fascinating explanation in this illustrated, narrative non-fiction tale for children 9+ years (and their favourite adults)

Other books in the Genetics for Kids series

You are unique – no one is the same. But why? And how?  An introduction to the Dinky Amigos, DNA and you

The Dinky Amigos make instructions to carry oxygen around your body.  But what happens if they can’t? 

A mysterious virus. A global pandemic. Just how did the Dinky Amigos instructions go so wrong? 


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