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Mr Mingin (Mr Stink in Scots)

Mr Mingin (Mr Stink in Scots)
 

Mr Mingin minged. He monged tae. And if it is guid Scots tae say he mingit, then he mingit as weel. He wis the mingiest mingin minger that ever lived. Mingin is the warst kin o smell. Mingin is warse than honkin. Honkin is warse than bowfin. Bowfin is warse than a guff. And a guf... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781845029586
Barcode 9781845029586
Published 1 July 2015 by Faber Factory
Format Paperback
Language Scots (lallans)
Author(s) By Walliams, David
Translated by Fitt, Matthew
Illustrated by Blake, Quentin
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ISBN-13 9781845029586
ISBN-10 1845029585
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
Publisher Faber Factory
Imprint Black & White Publishing (Itchy Coo)
Publication Date 1 July 2015
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback
Language Scots (lallans)
Author(s) By Walliams, David
Translated by Fitt, Matthew
Illustrated by Blake, Quentin
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Children's and Educational
Number of Pages 272
Dimensions Width: 20mm
Height: 200mm
Spine: 23mm
Weight 249g
Interest Age 9-12 years
Reading Age 9-12 years
Library of Congress Homeless persons, Scotland, Friendship, Fiction, Body odor
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 823.92
Catalogue Code 563910

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Mr Mingin minged. He monged tae. And if it is guid Scots tae say he mingit, then he mingit as weel. He wis the mingiest mingin minger that ever lived. Mingin is the warst kin o smell. Mingin is warse than honkin. Honkin is warse than bowfin. Bowfin is warse than a guff. And a guff can be eneuch tae make yer neb runkle. It wisnae Mr Mingin's faut that he wis mingin. He wis a gaberlunzie, efter aw. He didnae hae a hame and sae he never had the chaunce tae hae a richt guid wash like ye and me. Efter a while the mingin-ness jist got warse and warse.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 4 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

David Walliams is one of the world's most successful children's authors, with sales in excess of 4 million copies and books translated into more than 25 languages, the latest of which is Scots in this exciting new translation by Matthew Fitt. Chloe is the loneliest girl in the world. But then she meets Mr Stink (Mr Mingin), the local tramp. Yes, he smells a bit - but he's the only person who's ever been nice to her. So when Mr Stink needs somewhere to live, Chloe decides to hide him in the garden shed! But Chloe's about to learn that some secrets have a way of leading to disaster. And speaking of secrets, there just might be more to Mr Stink than meets the nose...

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