Mr. Tickle Gift Set Mr. Tickle and Mr. Tickle and the Dragon by Roger Hargreaves


Mr. Tickle Gift Set Mr. Tickle and Mr. Tickle and the Dragon by Roger Hargreaves

Mr. Tickle loves to tickle, so if you are in any way ticklish, beware of those extraordinarily long arms of his! This delightful gift set contains the classic Mr. Tickle book, Mr. Tickle and the Dragon and a Mr. Tickle soft toy with extraordinarily long arms!

About the Author

Born in 1935 in Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire, Charles Roger Hargreaves is Britain’s third best-selling author of all time having sold more than 100 million books, including all the familiar Mr. Men and Little Miss characters. Roger Hargreaves followed a career in advertising before becoming an author and illustrator.

He initially had difficulty finding a publisher, but once he did, the books became an instant success, selling over one million copies within three years and spawning a BBC animated television series, narrated and voiced by Arthur Lowe.

Although Roger Hargreaves wrote many other children's stories, including the Timbuctoo series of twenty-five books, John Mouse, and the Roundy and Squary books, he is best known for his Mr. Men and Little Miss books. With his wife, Christine, Roger had four children: Adam, Giles, and twins Sophie and Amelia who were the inspiration for Little Miss Twins.

Roger Hargreaves died suddenly of a stroke 11 September 1988. Adam has continued to write and draw the Mr. Men and Little Miss characters in new stories. In April 2004, Christine sold the rights to the Mr. Men characters to the entertainment group Chorion.

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Mixed media product
Contains Paperback and Toy
37 pages
Interest Age: From 2


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Publication date

3rd October 2011



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