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Mr Men in London

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Part of the Mr Men & Little Miss Everyday Series

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The Mr Men are in London. Everyone is very excited. Mr Busy is taking them on a very busy tour of the sights, including Trafalgar Square, Buckingham Palace and the Tower of London. But will they get into a tangle on the tube and what will Mr Uppity make of it all?

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Mr Men in London by

A brand new Mr. Men and Little Miss series featuring your favourite characters in everyday situations that children experience. From a trip to the park to a holiday at the seaside, children will enjoy reading about the Mr Men learning new skills and enjoying new experiences, outing and events in their own fun and inimitable way. The books include a fun 'Where's Walter?' search and find element, giving the child the opportunity to spot the Mr Men worm Walter in these experiences too.

For some fun Mr Men and Little Miss activities and games visit www.mrmen.com

About the Author

It all started with a tickle. Roger Hargreaves' son Adam asked him what a tickle looked like. In response, Roger drew a small orange man with extraordinarily long arms that could reach anywhere and tickle anyone. The idea that a tickle could be a character in its own right sparked an idea in Roger's mind. Roger was a successful copywriter but he wanted to do something that would enable him to work from home and spend more time with his four children. He wondered if he could make a living writing and illustrating children's books so he wrote the first Mr Men titles: Mr Tickle, Mr Greedy, Mr Happy, Mr Nosey, Mr Sneeze and Mr Bump. The books were an instant hit and Roger went on to create many more Mr Men and Little Miss characters. What Roger really wanted was to make children laugh. Mr Silly was his favourite Mr Men story and, according to his family, encapsulates his humour most closely. Sadly Roger passed away in 1988, but his son Adam took over the series, introducing new characters and exciting new adventures. Roger once said, 'I feel very happy to think that when the Mr Men and Little Misses are 100 years old, their readers will always be five.'

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Paperback
32 pages
Interest Age: From 3

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Publisher

Egmont Books Ltd an imprint of Egmont UK Ltd

Publication date

4th June 2015

ISBN

9781405278881

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