Horrid Henry's Krazy Ketchup by Francesca Simon

Horrid Henry's Krazy Ketchup

Written by Francesca Simon
Illustrated by Tony Ross
Part of the Horrid Henry Series

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Shortlisted for Children’s Book Award 2016, Books for Younger Readers category Best-selling Francesca Simon tells four terrific new stories about the worst behaved boy in the world. Children everywhere will sympathise with Henry in the title story as he tries to circumvent his parents’ healthy eating regime by swamping everything with ketchup. And they will love how he gets his own back when they introduce a substitute pure version! In other stories, how Henry and his equally horrible friend Rude Ralph outwit the mean babysitter and, how Henry avoids looking after the chicken he is so frightened of, are equally entertaining. ~ Julia Eccleshare


Horrid Henry's Krazy Ketchup by Francesca Simon

The 23rd Horrid Henry storybook containing four brand new stories - including Horrid Henry's Ketchup, Horrid Henry's Chicken, The Revenge of the Bogey Babysitter and Horrid Henry Tells It Like It Is.

Discover the one thing Horrid Henry is scared of, watch out for the return of Rabid Rebecca, find out what happens when Henry makes a film about his family and lots more in the more hilarious and horrid storybook yet.

There are lots of activities, games and more information on your favourite Horrid Henry characters at www.horridhenry.co uk

About the Author

Francesca Simon

Francesca Simon was born in St Louis, Missouri, grew up in California, and attended both Yale and Oxford Universities, where she specialised in Medieval Studies.

If you'd like to know a bit more about Horrid Henry click here to read a letter from the author.

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96 pages
Interest Age: From 5


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Publication date

5th June 2014




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