What’s for Dinner, Mr Gum? Andy Stanton

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Completely hilarious . . . kind of The League of Gentlemen for kids Zoe Ball Shabba me whiskers! Its a bold new look for Mr Gum, the best-selling cult classic, ready for a new generation of nibbleheads. Mr Gums back! But whats he up to this time? Oh, dreadful things my friends, dreadful things indeed. It seems hes found himself a brand new treat – rancid kebabs just dripping with dirty grey sauce. And he just cant get enough of them. Hes gotta have more! More! Less! I mean, More! But not everyones too happy about Mr Gums new dinnertime arrangements and soon the town of Lamonic Bibber is gearing up for war. Can Polly and her friends save the town from being torn apart? Will Mr Gums hunger ever be satisfied? And who on earth is Thora Gruntwinkle? All will be revealed when you read “Whats For Dinner, Mr Gum?” Youll see a gingerbread man driving through London! Youll see an annoying little monkey driving everyone mad! Youll see Friday OLeary falling asleep in a hedge! Yes, its all there in glorious black and white, my friends. Except for the cover, which is in colour. Its Bonus. Whats for Dinner, Mr Gum? is the sixth book in the internationally best-selling series by Andy Stanton, which has won everything from the Blue Peter Book Award (twice) to the Roald Dahl Funny Prize and the Red House Childrens Book Award. Dont miss Mr Gums other villainously brilliant adventures… Youre a Bad Man, Mr Gum! Mr Gum and the Biscuit Billionaire Mr Gum and the Goblins Mr Gum and the Power Crystals Mr Gum and the Dancing Bear Whats for Dinner, Mr Gum? Mr Gum and the Cherry Tree Mr Gum and the Secret Hideout Andy Stanton studied English at Oxford but they kicked him out. Before becoming a childrens writer he was a film script reader, a market researcher, an NHS lackey, a part-time sparrow and a grape. He is best known for the hilarious, bestselling and award-winning Mr Gum series and has also written picture books, including Danny McGee Drinks the Sea. Andy lives in North London and likes cartoons, books and music (even jazz). David Tazzyman studied illustration at Manchester Metropolitan University. As well as illustrating the Mr Gum series, he has illustrated many picture books Eleanors Eyebrows, You Cant Take an Elephant on the Bus, Michael Rosens Jelly Boots, Smelly Boots and My Mums Growing Down by Laura Dockrill. He lives in Leicester with his wife and three sons.

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Published

Date Published

02/05/2019