Attack of the Slime by Tim Healey
  

Synopsis

Attack of the Slime by Tim Healey

Mortimer Keene is full to bursting with madcap plans, and if it's trouble you're after, look no further! With laugh out loud illustrations, rollicking rhymes, and short chapters perfect for new readers, this first book sees Mortimer Keene and his slime machine on the attack! When slime upon slime attacks the school, a special task force of teachers set out to find Mortimer Keene and his slime machine at the source of the crime...Written by Tim Healey and illustrated by Chris Mould, this is a wickedly funny new series. Other titles in the series include Ghosts on the Loose and Alien Abduction. If you like Horrid Henry, you'll love Mortimer Keene!

Reviews

A wonderfully inventive story, superbly presented and full of amazing ilustrations Parents In Touch A fabulous little ditty ... full of laugh out loud lines and some fantastic illustrations ... Mortimer will quickly be a real favourite among newly independent readers Birmingham Mail With brilliantly rhyming text and bright green slime-filled illustrations from the masterful Chris Mould, Mortimer Keane is an excellent new series and can't wait for his next advenure TBK Magazine A fabulous little ditty... full of laugh-out-loud lines and some fantastic illustrations. Mortimer will quickly be a real favourite among newly independent readers. Birmingham Mail Fun, fast-paced and engaging. A fabulous little ditty about a boy who has mischief running through his veins. South Wales Echo A wonderfully inventive story, superbly presented and full of amazing illustrations. Parents in Touch With brilliantly rhyming text and bright green slime-filled illustrations from the masterful Chris Mould, Mortimer Keane is an excellent new series and can't wait for his next adventure. tBk Mag

About the Author

Tim Healey (Author) Tim Healey is a freelance writer and broadcaster, and author of over 40 children's titles. Following a brief spell working in publishing in London he has lived for more than 30 years in Oxford where he brought up his family. He is a frequent broadcaster on BBC Radio 3 and Radio 4, often contributing to the late John Peel's Home Truths. Chris Mould (Illustrator) Chris Mould went to art school at the age of sixteen. During this time, he did various jobs, from delivering papers to washing-up. Chris loves his work and writes and draws the kind of books that he would have liked to have on his shelf as a boy. He has won the Nottingham Children's Book Award, has been shortlisted for the Greenaway Award and commended for the Sheffield Book Award. Chris has also worked for the RSC, the BBC, the FT and many other famous initials, as well as for Aardman Animations, where he did character and environment development work on the film Flushed Away. Chris is married with two children and lives in Yorkshire.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
96 pages

Author

Tim Healey
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Author's Website

www.somethingwickedlyweird....

Publisher

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

Publication date

1st August 2013

ISBN

9780340997734


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