Jiggy McCue: The Curse of the Poltergoose by Michael Lawrence

Jiggy McCue: The Curse of the Poltergoose

Written by Michael Lawrence
Part of the Jiggy McCue Series

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Jiggy McCue: The Curse of the Poltergoose by Michael Lawrence

Something's after Jiggy McCue! Something big and angry and invisible. Something which hisses and flaps and stabs his bum and generally tries to make his life a misery. Where did it come from? And, more importantly, will Jiggy and Co ever be able to make the poltergoose go away?

About the Author

Michael Lawrence

Name: Michael Lawrence

Likes: The idea of doing nothing at all. If only I had time.

Dislikes: There isn't enough room on the page for me to write them all down!

3 Words that best describe me: Dashing, daring, strong (sadly, three lies).

A secret that not many people know: I am a young wizard in disguise.

Michael Lawrence is the talented and fascinating author of books for children and young adults. Born and raised in England, his young adult trilogy, Withern Rise, features his childhood home. He also has a series for younger children about the odd character of Jiggy McCue and his misadventures.

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176 pages


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Hachette Children's Books

Publication date

2nd July 2009




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