The Monster Crisp Guzzler (Colour First Reader)

Author: Malorie Blackman
Homepage 9780552565820

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  • : $14.99(NZD)
  • : 9780552565820
  • : Random House Children's Publishers UK
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  • : May 2012
  • : 220mm X 145mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : 14.99
  • : August 2012
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  • : Malorie Blackman
  • : Colour First Reader
  • : Paperback
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Barcode 9780552565820
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Description

A hilarious tale of a very unusual teacher in a special Colour First Reader format perfect for beginner readers.


 


At her new school, Mira discovers she has a very unusual teacher - a teacher who turns into a real-life dragon when she eats crisps! This comes in very handy when the class run into trouble on a school trip to the seaside...

Author description

Malorie Blackman is acknowledged as one of today's most imaginative and convincing writers for young readers. The novels in her Noughts & Crosses sequence have won several awards, including the Children's Book Award, and she has won many other awards for her books for the Random House list. Both Hacker and Thief! won the Young Telegraph/Gimme 5 Award - Malorie is the only author to have won this award twice - while Hacker also won the WH Smith Mind-Boggling Books Award in 1994. Her work has appeared on screen, with Pig-Heart Boy, which was shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal, being adapted into a BAFTA-award-winning TV serial. Malorie has also written a number of titles for younger readers. In 2005, Malorie was honoured with the Eleanor Farjeon Award in recognition of her distinguished contribution to the world of children's books. In 2008, she was then honoured with an OBE for her services to Children's Literature.