The Revenge Files of Alistair Fury: Summer Helliday by Jamie Rix
  

The Revenge Files of Alistair Fury: Summer Helliday

Written by Jamie Rix
Illustrated by
Part of the Alistair Fury Series

RRP £6.99

Synopsis

The Revenge Files of Alistair Fury: Summer Helliday 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 A perfect summer fun read ... May particularly encourage reluctant readers Lancashire Evening Post

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.

More books by this author

Other Formats

Book Info

Format

Paperback
256 pages
Interest Age: From 9

Author

Jamie Rix
More books by Jamie Rix

Publisher

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

Publication date

27th January 2011

ISBN

9780440869450


It is THE website to use for narrowing down your search for any book. Definitely knocks the socks off any other book review website.

Nickey and Tomasz Hawryszczuk

I love Lovereading4kids because I get an opportunity to put my opinion forward and to try new books

Elosie Clarkson – age 11

Lovereading is just a convenient way to find new books and hear others opinions on them.

Sarah Murray – age 15

I love lovereading4kids because I’ve read amazing books I would never have picked up, and its opened doors to new genre’s I now love.

Harriet Cunningham

I am so pleased to have signed my kids up as they are reading a much wider range of books and even choosing books out of their comfort zone.

Angela East

I love ‘LoveReading 4 kids’ because they let you read and learn things you’d never dreamed of learning before.

Emily Horncastle – age 11

We love Lovereading4kids because they put books in front of us we wouldn’t otherwise have read. They make us more adventurous readers!

Emily Jacques

It’s so easy to find the right book for your child. Such an easy-to-use, yet in-depth website. 100% reliable.

Pippa, Jack, Liam & Matthew Wils
Lovereading

Lovereading 4 schools