Philip Ardagh's Book of Howlers, Blunders and Random Mistakery by Philip Ardagh
  

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Philip Ardagh's Book of Howlers, Blunders and Random Mistakery by Philip Ardagh

Find out how the pope got confused with a potato, about the footballer who ate the ref's notebook and why it is a terrible idea to have your name and date of birth tattooed on your neck, in this splendid romp through the most impressive mistakes, blunders, misunderstandings, faux pas, howlers and universal truths that are not true at all, from the magnificently witty pen of Mr Philip Ardagh. 'Who else but Philip Ardagh could bring you such an enjoyable compendium of buffoonery? Howlers, Blunders and Random Mistakery is essential, laugh-out-loud reading' - The Independent .

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An enjoyable compendium of buffoonery . . . essential laugh-out-loud reading. -- Independent

About the Author

Philip Ardagh

Roald Dahl Funny Prize winning author Philip Ardagh is the author of The Grunts. He is probably best known for his Grubtown Tales, but he is author of over 100 books. He is a ‘regular irregular’ reviewer of children’s books for The Guardian, and is currently developing a series for television. Philip Ardagh is two metres tall with a ridiculously big, bushy beard and size sixteen feet, making him an instantly recognisable figure at literary festivals around the world. He lives in a seaside town in Kent with his wife and two cats.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
288 pages

Author

Philip Ardagh
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Author's Website

www.philipardagh.co.uk/

Publisher

Macmillan Children's Books an imprint of Pan Macmillan

Publication date

2nd July 2010

ISBN

9780330508070


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