Rumply Crumply Stinky Pin by Laurence Anholt
  

Synopsis

Rumply Crumply Stinky Pin by Laurence Anholt

Once upon a time in a country where everyone had silly names (and the King had the silliest of all) there lived a miller by the name of Eyebrow Snailsocks. Eyebrow has a problem - he can't stop boasting about his daughter and soon the King decides to find out the truth. So one night, the miller's daughter finds herself locked in a room full of spaghetti which she must knit into vests by sunrise or else...!

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You'll love these books. They're potty! Mizz Magazine; Traditional fairy stories retold with hilarious twists to seriously tickle your brain. The Guardian; Series includes Smarties Gold Award Winner Snow White and the Seven Aliens and Blue Peter Book; Awards Shortlisted Eco-Wolf and the Three Pigs. Witty and exuberant...funny and entertaining The Guardian on The Emperor's New Underwear Also feature a new map, showing where all the characters from the whole series have their adventures.

About the Author

Laurence Anholt

Laurence Anholt has written over seventy books, many in collaboration with his wife Catherine. They are both highly regarded in the UK and abroad as a successful author/illustrator team, and have had their books translated into many different languages. They met as undergraduates at Falmouth School of Art, and went on to achieve Master’s Degrees from the Royal Academy of Art and the Royal College respectively. The books which they have collaborated on are based firmly within their own family’s experiences, and many of Catherine’s illustrations depict scenes which families will recognise. It is this element which has helped to make their books so successful. Laurence also writes and illustrates his own books, and has written books with other illustrators, notably the Seriously Silly Stories, a topsy turvy series based on traditional tales but with a wonderful new twist. These were hilariously illustrated by Arthur Robins. In this series, Snow White and the Seven Aliens was awarded The Smarties Book Prize, and was shortlisted for the Federation of Children’s Book Groups Children’s Book Award and the Experian Big Three Book Prize. Daft Jack and the Beanstack was on the Sheffield Book Award shortlist and Ghostyshocks and the Three Scares was Pick of the Year for the Children’s Book Award. Laurence writes for a wide range of ages and is one of the most popular authors of today. Catherine and Laurence Anholt live in Lyme Regis with their three children.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
64 pages
Interest Age: From 7 To 9

Author

Laurence Anholt
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Author's Website

www.anholt.co.uk/all-about-...

Publisher

Orchard Books an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

29th August 2002

ISBN

9781841214122


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