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Matt Millz Stands Up!

Matt Millz Stands Up!

But when Kitty suggests he takes a break to work on his routine, Matt can't stand to go back to his normal life. But it doesn't take long for the shine to wear off and when they try and force him on to his first Live At the Apollo, without any preparation and no new jokes, how ca... read full description below.

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ISBN 9780571332519
Barcode 9780571332519
Published 15 April 2019 by Faber and Faber
Format Paperback, Main
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Author(s) By Hill, Harry
Illustrated by May, Steve
Series Matt Millz
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ISBN-13 9780571332519
ISBN-10 057133251X
Stock Available
Status Available for pre-order, ships once released
Publisher Faber and Faber
Imprint Faber & Faber
Publication Date 15 April 2019
International Publication Date 4 April 2019
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback, Main
Edition Main
Author(s) By Hill, Harry
Illustrated by May, Steve
Series Matt Millz
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Humour & Jokes
School Stories
Performing Arts (Dance & Drama)
Number of Pages 464
Dimensions Width: 129mm
Height: 198mm
Spine: 27mm
Weight 382g
Interest Age Children
Reading Age Children
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 823.92
Catalogue Code 972598

Description of this Book

Matt did it! His performance at the T Factor has given him the fame he dreamed of. Kitty is getting more gigs booked in with a whole new stable of comedic acts. Unfortunately, Matt hasn't had time to come up with new jokes so it isn't long before he is greeted with the worst heckle for a comedian: 'heard it before!'. But when Kitty suggests he takes a break to work on his routine, Matt can't stand to go back to his normal life. So he signs up with the stylish Excalibur Agency, brushing his concerns (and Kitty) aside. A life of celebrity awaits! But it doesn't take long for the shine to wear off and when they try and force him on to his first Live At the Apollo, without any preparation and no new jokes, how can Matt save himself from the ultimate humiliation?

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 3 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Harry Hill is a BAFTA winning comedian and world class swingball player. Born in Woking in 1964, he holds a medical degree from the University of London. His books include Flight from Deathrow and Tim the Tiny Horse. He has been a stand-up since the early 90s, and TV shows he's created and starred in include Harry Hill'sTV Burp and Harry Hill's Alien Fun Capsule, while he's also the voice of You've Been Framed. Steve May is an animation director & freelance illustrator based in London. Steve was born in 1968 in sunny Hastings and spent his childhood drawing and discovering interesting ways of injuring himself. After studying Fine Art and film-making and touring with an unsuccessful pop band, Steve completed an MA in Animation at the Royal College of Art. He has gone on to illustrate books by Jeremy Strong, Philip Reeve and Phil Earle, as well as the Dennis the Menace series. As an animation director his films Anger & Rabbits won the Association of Illustrators Gold New Media Award. Steve has directed a variety of work for commercials & television. Steve now lives in glamorous north London & his mum says he's a genius.

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