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Grubtown Tales: The Year that it Rained Cows: Grubtown Tales
 

Grubtown Tales: The Year that it Rained Cows: Grubtown Tales (Paperback, Main)

By Ardagh, Philip
Illustrated by Paillot, Jim

A startled cow falling out of nowhere onto Limbo Goulash while he's riding Marley Gripe's bicycle marks the start of a chain of events strange even by Grubtown's standards. With Mayor Flabby Gomez throwing a wobbly, all chief of police, Grabby Hanson, can do is have the cow-feari... read full description below.

ISBN 9780571242337
Barcode 9780571242337
Published 17 June 2009 by Faber and Faber
Format Paperback, Main
Series Grubtown Tales (part: No. 2)
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ISBN-13 9780571242337
ISBN-10 0571242332
Stock Out of stock
Status Availability and pricing is uncertain (no recent updates from publisher)
Publisher Faber and Faber
Imprint Faber & Faber
Publication Date 17 June 2009
International Publication Date 7 May 2009
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback, Main
Edition Main
Author(s) By Ardagh, Philip
Illustrated by Paillot, Jim
Series Grubtown Tales (part: No. 2)
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Children's and Educational
Number of Pages 160
Dimensions Width: 126mm
Height: 198mm
Spine: 11mm
Weight 117g
Interest Age 7-9 years
Reading Age 7-9 years
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 823.914
Catalogue Code 64242

Description of this Book

The way Beardy Ardagh tells it, a startled cow falling out of nowhere onto Limbo Goulash marks the start of a chain of events strange even by Grubtowna s standards. Soon the damaged property includes Purple Outinga s Music Shack and Minty Gibba s attempt at a record-breaking jelly-trifle. With Grubtowna s cow-fearing townsfolk watching the skies, therea s another big surprise waiting under their feet.

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Author's Bio

Philip Ardagh is the award-winning author of the Eddie Dickens adventures, currently published in over 30 languages. He wrote BBC radio's first truly interactive radio drama, collaborated with Sir Paul McCartney on his first children's book and is a regular reviewer of children's books for the Guardian. Married with a son, he divides his time between Tunbridge Wells and Grubtown, where he cultivates his impressive beard. (www. philipardagh.com)

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