The Revenge Files of Alistair Fury: Bugs On The Brain by Jamie Rix
  

The Revenge Files of Alistair Fury: Bugs On The Brain

Written by Jamie Rix
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Part of the Alistair Fury Series

Synopsis

The Revenge Files of Alistair Fury: Bugs On The Brain by Jamie Rix

Alistair Fury is out for revenge. No more running errands. No more being called 'Alice'! It's payback time for his embarrassing mum, his bone-idle dad, and his constantly teasing older brother and sister. Only Alistair's two best friends - and this, his private diary - share his secrets. Culminating in a scene involving a snake, a toupee and a live TV broadcast, Alistair tries to wreak spectacular revenge but it doesn't exactly go according to plan . . . In lively and accessible diary form, this is a story of family life at its funniest, packed with schoolboy humour.

Reviews

The problems that go with being a younger sibling are well documented but Jamie Rix's take on the phenomenon is to appeal straight to the heart and humour of the matter -- Lindsey Fraser * Scotsman * A hilarious series . . . Stand-up comedy in book form * TES * If you've not come across this series, get ready for a severe injection of unconventionality . . . Jilts from random thought to comic memory * Junior * Hilarious * Reading Evening Post * Accompanied by fun illustrations throughout, this series is a real find as a strong male narrator is a rare thing indeed * writeaway.org.uk *

About the Author

Jamie Rix
After two years at The Royal Court Theatre in London, Jamie Rix moved into television in 1986 as a director, writer and producer. He has worked on a wide variety of programmes - the BAFTA nominated Alas Smith and Jones, British Comedy Award winning Faith in the Future and the superhero BBC sitcom My Hero.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
160 pages

Author

Jamie Rix
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Publisher

Yearling (imprint of Random House Children's Books) an imprint of Random House Children's Publishers UK

Publication date

27th January 2011

ISBN

9780440869429


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