The Books

The Mostly Made Up Adventures of Malcolm & Cooper are a series of stories inspired by the improvised bedtime stories Timm Holmes has told his two young sons. Silly voices, goofy sounds, a game to play along with, and even a song to download and dance to, make these books ones that young readers will return to again and again!

Get a personalized message and autograph inside your copies when you make a purchase at the Timm Holmes web store! The books are also available at select Indigo, Chapters & Coles locations throughout the Ottawa area, or at


Malcolm and Cooper thought rainy days were a waste. Trapped in the house it was boredom they faced. One day they saw something – not quite sure what it was. It turned out to be the Rainobuzz! What did it want? Why did move that way? Would it leave them alone? Or was it here to stay?


Malcolm and Cooper discover a hungry dragon has landed in their neighbourhood. Malcolm has a peanut butter plan to save the day, but will it work? Peanut Butter & Dragon is the first in a series of stories that find the brothers getting caught up in a variety of imaginative adventures!


Malcolm and Cooper are on vacation at the beach but Cooper can’t play with his brother because he plays too rough. Cooper meets a shark who has the same problem so they decide to play together. Will they learn to play more gentle? Only time will tell as they play catch, tag, and Splash, Fin, Toothy Grin!