Kjartan Poskitt - Author Picture

Kjartan Poskitt - Author

Agatha Parrot says: 'So far I've written out most of the words in my spelling book. I've also filled about 12 numeracy books, 9 literacy books and once did a project about how the sun makes plants grow which Miss Barking gave me a gold star for. This book took me AGES though! Well I didn't exactly write it, I just talked and the old man typed it out, but it took almost the whole afternoon. It would have been quicker if he hadn't kept stopping to check if he'd got any emails, but he never had. (What a loser!)'

Kjartan Poskitt is the well-loved author of many hilarious books for children including Agatha Parrot and the Murderous Maths series, translated into over 30 languages. With a background in children’s television, he is a tireless and brilliant performer.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Kjartan Poskitt

Reader ReviewedBorgon the Axeboy and the Whispering Temple
Kjartan Poskitt - illustrated by Philip Reeve
As readers of this smart and funny series will know, Borgon the barbarian is totally fearless, a useful person to have on your side in a tight situation. In this latest adventure he and his friends Hunjah, Grizzy and Mungoid...
Lovereading Price: £4.79 - Saving £1.20 (20%) Featured in: 7+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 02/07/2015
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Reader ReviewedBorgon the Axeboy and the Prince's Shadow
Kjartan Poskitt - illustrated by Philip Reeve
Hilarious new adventures for Borgon the young barbarian who is determined to make his mark on the world. Borgon is off to watch the Shadow Trials which are widely known to be the most fiercesome challenge in the desert. But,...
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Format: Paperback | Released 05/03/2015
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Reader ReviewedBorgon the Axeboy and the Dangerous Breakfast
Kjartan Poskitt - illustrated by Philip Reeve
July 2014 Book of the Month Be careful where you read this savagely funny new series for 8+ year olds as you'll struggle to contain yourself! From the author of Agatha Parrot, Kjartan Poskitt and with illustrations by the one...
Lovereading Price: £4.79 - Saving £1.20 (20%) Featured in: 7+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 03/07/2014
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Agatha Parrot and the Floating Head as Typed Out Neatly by Kjartan Poskitt
Kjartan Poskitt - illustrated by David Tazzyman
A Lovereading4kids 'Great Read' you may have missed 2011 selection. Old Street School seems to live up to its title in this hilarious new series about Agatha Parrot and her very unusual school friends. There is something interesting and different...
Lovereading Price: £5.59 - Saving £1.40 (20%) Featured in: 7+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 01/08/2011
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Urgum And The Seat Of Flames
Kjartan Poskitt
This is the fiendishly funny sequel to Urgum the Axeman. It’s all action adventure involving some really weird yet wonderfully appealing characters. You’re sure to create a real commotion when reading this and Axeman because you can’t fail...
Lovereading Price: £4.79 - Saving £1.20 (20%) Featured in: 7+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 03/09/2007
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Urgum The Axeman
Kjartan Poskitt
The first in a terrific new series likely to appeal to the 7 plus market. The storyline and the characters are wacky and witty and there are some terrific pictures by Philip Reeve. The characters are not to be missed....
Lovereading Price: £5.59 - Saving £1.40 (20%) Featured in: 7+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 07/05/2007
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www.kjartan.co.uk/

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