Vesuvius Poovius by Kes Gray
  

Vesuvius Poovius

Written by Kes Gray
Illustrated by Chris Mould

Synopsis

Vesuvius Poovius by Kes Gray

Poo is a forbiddenus wordus. Vesuvius, the Roman inventor, has been trying to solve the pongy problem for many years - with no luck. But one night he is struck by inspiration... The pongy classic, now with a new jacket.

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A sure-fire winner ... feels deliciously wicked whatever age you are * The Glasgow Herald * '...this is an effervescent tale that will offer plenty of titters...' * Catriona Ferguson *

About the Author

Kes Gray

In a career spanning twenty years Kes Gray has written many television advertising campaigns, most notably for Carling Black Label, Prudential and NSPCC.

Kes loves to write and in 1997 a one month sabbatical produced his first and most acclaimed picture book to date, Eat Your Peas. Published in 2000 it became the first picture book in ten years to win the coveted overall prize at the 2001 Federation of Childrens Book Awards. The same year it won the overall prize at Sheffield, was picture book category winner at Stockport and the Experian Big 3 Awards. In 2002 Eat Your Peas was shortlisted for the Blue Peter Book Award. He is also the author for Oi Frog! and titles in the acclaimed Daisy young fiction series - all illustrated by Nick Sharratt. Kes Gray was noted by the Independent as one of the top ten children's authors in the UK in 2003. Billy Bucket was winner of the Red House C hildren's Book Award for Younger Readers. Kes lives in Essex with his wife and children.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Kes Gray
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Author's Website

www.kesgray.com/

Publisher

Hodder Children's Books an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

6th November 2008

ISBN

9780340981214


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