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James Thorp - Author

Superhairie 1: JAMES V THORP

Raised in a den - on a farm - in Gloucestershire.
Educated by dogs.
Shipped to San Francisco.
Worked as a toupee for a balding poet.
Learned to write and read the word ‘piano’.
Joined a rock-group as a hairy chest.
Returned to UK.
Voted London’s best-dressed caveman.
Began collaborating with fellow Neanderthal Angus. C. Mackinnon.
Made some toast.
Wrote a surreal poem based on real events.

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The Weasel Puffin Unicorn Baboon Pig Lobster Race
James Thorp - illustrated by Angus Mackinnon
September 2013 Book of the Month Anarchic and hilarious, this debut picture book is fuelled by some of the zaniest inventions ever. Once the animals decide to race, no one can predict their determination to win. They are happy to...
Lovereading Price: £8.79 - Saving £2.20 (20%) Featured in: 5+ readers | 3+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 01/09/2013
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