The Boy Who Cried Ninja by Alex Latimer

The Boy Who Cried Ninja

Written by Alex Latimer
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The Boy Who Cried Ninja by Alex Latimer

Once there was a boy named Tim whom no one believed, even when he was telling the truth. No one believed that it was a ninja who snaffled the last slice of cake; or that a giant squid ate his homework; or that it really was a time-travelling monkey who was throwing pencils at Grampa. How can Tim get his parents to believe him - when the truth is too incredible to be true?

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About the Author

Alex Latimer is an author and illustrator living in Cape Town, which is why he regularly has to shoo baboons out of his lounge. The Boy Who Cried Ninja is his first book for children.

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32 pages


Alex Latimer
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Picture Corgi an imprint of Random House Children's Publishers UK

Publication date

7th April 2011



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