The Perfect Hamburger (Written By Alexander McCall Smith Illustrated By Tony Ross) is about a boy called Joe who loves any kind of hamburgers. In his town there is only one hamburger place. This place is owned by an old man called Mr Borthwick. His shop is very old like him and the stools are very tatty and the walls are very dirty.
One day Joe sees a sign on a big building saying "PROPOSED SITE OF ANOTHER HAMBURGER HOUSE." the Hamurger House is a place that serves the best hamburgers in the country that are ready in just two minutes.
Mr Borthwick barley had any custumers now the new Hamburger House had opened. Mr Borthwick lets Joe make his own buger and Joe sees three tins of spices one brown, one black and one with a tree on he puts some in. When he and Mr Borthwick eat their burgers they agree that it is the best hamburger they have ever tasted. Mr Borthwick asks how he did it but the resipie had vanished from his mind.
Can Joe and Mr Borthwick find out what spice it is before his hamburger place is closed forever ?
This is a brilliant book so I'd give it a 9/10 . Enjoy reading it !!!
Love Elizabeth (Lizi) xxx
Good night I am going to bed now.