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You're a Bad Man, Mr. Gum!
 

You're a Bad Man, Mr. Gum! (Paperback)

By Stanton, Andy
Illustrated by Tazzyman, David

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'Completely hilarious . . . kind of The League of Gentlemen for kids' Zoe Ball Shabba me whiskers! It's a bold new look for Mr Gum, the best-selling cult classic, ready for a new generation of nibbleheads. `It's time for action,' said Mr Gum to nobody in particular. `Nasty action....' Good evening. Mr Gum is a complete horror who hates children, animals, fun and corn on the cob. This book's all about him. And an angry fairy who lives in his bathtub. And Jake the dog, and a little girl called Polly. And there's heroes and sweets and adventures and EVERYTHING. You're a Bad Man, Mr Gum! is the first book in the internationally best-selling series by Andy Stanton, which has won everything from the Blue Peter Book Award (twice) to the Roald Dahl Funny Prize and the Red House Children's Book Award. Don't miss Mr Gum's other villainously brilliant adventures... You're a Bad Man, Mr Gum! Mr Gum and the Biscuit Billionaire Mr Gum and the Goblins Mr Gum and the Power Crystals Mr Gum and the Dancing Bear What's for Dinner, Mr Gum? Mr Gum and the Cherry Tree Mr Gum and the Secret Hideout Andy Stanton studied English at Oxford but they kicked him out. Before becoming a children's writer he was a film script reader, a market researcher, an NHS lackey, a part-time sparrow and a grape. He is best known for the hilarious, bestselling and award-winning Mr Gum series and has also written picture books, including Danny McGee Drinks the Sea. Andy lives in North London and likes cartoons, books and music (even jazz). David Tazzyman studied illustration at Manchester Metropolitan University. As well as illustrating the Mr Gum series, he has illustrated many picture books Eleanor's Eyebrows, You Can't Take an Elephant on the Bus, Michael Rosen's Jelly Boots, Smelly Boots and My Mum's Growing Down by Laura Dockrill. He lives in Leicester with his wife and three sons.
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ISBN 9781405293693
Released NZ 1 Nov 2019
Publisher Egmont UK Ltd
Format Paperback
Availability
Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-12 working days

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ISBN-13 9781405293693
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Egmont UK Ltd
Imprint Egmont Books Ltd
Released 1 Nov 2019
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Stanton, Andy
Illustrated by Tazzyman, David
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Adventure Stories
Fantasy & Magical Realism
Number of Pages 192
Dimensions Width: 129mm
Height: 187mm
Spine: 15mm
Dewey Code 823.92
Weight 176g
Interest Age 7-9 years
Reading Age 7-9 years
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile

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