Written by Jeanne Willis
Illustrated by Tony Ross
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The latest in in a wonderful series of cautionary tales for modern children from this super-talented duo, Troll Stinks is very funny and also delivers an important message on how not to behave. Two young billy goats have great fun with a mobile phone, taking silly selfies and leaving daft messages for friends. Then they decide to teach the troll under the bridge a lesson and send it some nasty texts. When they go to the troll’s cave though, instead of a big bad troll, they find a tiny one, frightened by their cyberbullying. It’s as witty as Belloc and as much fun to read aloud, and children will absolutely understand the moral of the story too. Brilliant! ~ Andrea Reece
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Troll Stinks! by Jeanne Willis
Billy Goat and his best friend Cyril are messing about with the farmer's mobile phone, taking selfies and playing games...until they find the number for a troll. Their Grandpa Gruff says trolls are bad, so Billy and Cyril decide to get their own back by sending mean messages. After all, trolls really do stink! Don't they?
Praise for Chicken Clicking:
'A great book for parents and teachers to use to introduce safety on the internet (not forgetting the fun story, too)' - Libby Allman, Guardian
‘A subtle introduction to responsible internet use, lightened by Willis’s wild imagination and Ross’s delightful pictures’ Daily Mail
‘Every primary school in the country should own a copy of this book’ Armadillo Magazine
About the Author
Interest Age: To 5
More books by Jeanne Willis
Andersen Press Ltd
6th October 2016
Andersen Press Ltd is an imprint of Andersen Press
Andersen Press is one of the leading independent children’s publishers, publishing some of the biggest names in the world of children's books including the much-loved picture book characters the Little Princess and Elmer the patchwork elephant. Andersen Press is the home of many award-winning authors and illustrators including Melvin Burgess, Rebecca Stead, Satoshi Kitamura, Tony Ross, David McKee, Chris Judge and Jeanne Willis. Founded in 1976 by Klaus Flugge it won the Bologna Best Children’s Publisher prize in the European Category in 2016, the company’s 40th anniversary year.
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