Bestselling Flat Stanley is back for a new adventure – and this time he meets his ninja film star hero. Stanley’s unusual shape – he is flat! – came about because a billboard fell on him. As a flat person he has had many adventures but who has ever heard of a flat ninja? Luckily Flat Stanley can pop into an envelope and fly off to see his hero Oba Nobu and from then some exciting ninja adventures develop.
Flat Stanley is back! But whoever heard of a flat Ninja? Stanley and his brother, Arthur, are such huge fans of the ninja movie star Oda Nobu that they decide to send him something even better than fan mail - Stanley himself! Soon enough, Flat Stanley is in Japan, seeing the country with his idol. But when trouble surprises them, it will take a real hero to save the day.
|Publication date:||4th April 2011|
|Publisher:||Egmont Books Ltd an imprint of Egmont Childrens Books|
|Suitable for:||5+ readers|
Jeff Brown was born Richard Chester Brown.In Hollywood he worked for the producer Samuel Goldwyn Jr. and was a story consultant at Paramount. Preferring to write himself, he sold fiction and articles to national magazines while working at The New Yorker, Life, The Saturday Evening Post, Esquire and finally at Warner Books, where he was a senior editor until 1980. The idea for Stanley came to him one night at bedtime when his sons J. C. and Tony were young and stalling for time. One asked what would happen if the big bulletin board on the wall were to fall ...More About Jeff Brown