The Runaway Bed by Nicholas Allan
  

Synopsis

The Runaway Bed by Nicholas Allan

It's rag week at Hilltop Hospital and all the staff are busy raising money for charity - except lazy Dr Atticus! He's busy pretending to be a patient, lazing on a hospital bed. But, oops! - the brake releases and Dr Atticus is sent hurtling through the hospital, causing chaos as he goes.

About the Author

Nicholas Allan

Nicholas Allan studied Fine Art at the Slade and has completed an MA in creative writing at the University of East Anglia. His highly original picture books have won him several awards including the Sheffield Children's Book Award for The Queen's Knickers and the Federation of Children's Books Best Picture Book Award for Demon Teddy. He lives in Lambeth in a converted pub.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
24 pages
Interest Age: from 5 to 7

Author

Nicholas Allan
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Author's Website

www.nicholasallan.co.uk/hom...

Publisher

Red Fox an imprint of Random House Children's Publishers UK

Publication date

6th January 2000

ISBN

9780099404651


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