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              Books by Rob Harrell

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              Wink

              Wink (Paperback)

              By Harrell, Rob

              • RRP: $19.99
              • $14.99
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              Surviving school with one eye open. Ross Maloy just wants to be a normal seventh grader. He does not want to lose his hair, or wear a weird hat, or deal with the kids at school who don't know what to say to 'the cancer kid'. But with a sudden and horrifying diagnosis of a rare ey...e cancer, blending in is off the table. Based on Rob Harrell's real-life experiences, and filled with his cartoons and illustrations, this very personal and poignant novel is an unforgettable, hilarious and uplifting story of survival, and of finding music, magic and laughter in all of life's weirdness. EARLY PRAISE FOR WINK: 'Wink is the story of a boy's survival that is both deeply personal and wildly funny. It's fun, it's important, and it's got songs! Rock on, Rob Harrell! Batpig forever!' - Max Brallier, New York Times bestselling author of Last Kids on Earth 'I loved Wink! Heartbreakingly funny, this book is proof that laughter is the best form of medicine. A smart, likable story that's full of heart.' - Meg Cabot, author of The Princess Diaries 'Wink has all the right elements: humour, heart, and a Batpig. A deeply personal and moving story, it will (pun alert) rock you to the core.' - Terri Libenson, award-winning comics creator and author of the bestselling Invisible Emmie 'With a cast of characters that feel both deeply human and fully seen, this book has shot onto my list of all-time favourite books. Simply superb!' - Ingrid Law, author of Newbery Honor Book Savvy 'Funny, moving, and ultimately triumphant, Wink is a powerful story of everyday resilience, and of the different types of family that unexpectedly sprout up in the wake of tragedy.' - M.A. Larson, author of Pennyroyal Academy
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              ISBN 9781460758878
              Published AU 1 Apr 2020
              Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Availability
              In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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              Wink [Bolinda]
               

              Wink [Bolinda] (Audio CD / Audio, Unabridged edition, Contains 1 CD-Audio)

              By Harrell, Rob

              • RRP: $29.99
              • $22.49
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              Surviving school with one eye open. Ross Maloy just wants to fit in But after he is diagnosed with a rare eye cancer in Year Seven, he suddenly becomes the 'cancer kid' of his school. Now he has to deal with weird hats, a squinty eye and - hardest of all - disappearing friends, s...ocial media bullies, and the threat of losing his eyesight ... or worse. Based on Rob Harrell's real-life experiences, and packed with his cartoons and illustrations, this is a heartbreaking and hilarious story of survival, and of finding the music, magic and laughter in all of life's weirdness. PRAISE FOR WINK: 'Completely uplifting, deeply moving and brilliantly funny in just the right amounts' - Karen Foxlee, award-winning author of Lenny's Book of Everything 'A joyous, life-affirming and wonderfully human story' - James Moloney, award-winning author of The Book of Lies 'Wow! Brilliant! I loved it! This book goes straight to the top of my all-time favourites' - Felice Arena, best-selling author of the Specky Magee series and The Boy and the Spy 'Heartbreakingly funny, this book is proof that laughter is the best form of medicine' - Meg Cabot, author of The Princess Diaries
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              ISBN 9781460784013
              Published AU 23 Mar 2020
              Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              Wink [Bolinda]
               

              Wink [Bolinda] (Audio CD / Audio, Unabridged edition, Contains 1 CD-Audio)

              By Harrell, Rob

              • RRP: $29.99
              • $22.49
              • Save $7.50
              • In Stock At Publisher

              Surviving school with one eye open. Ross Maloy just wants to fit in But after he is diagnosed with a rare eye cancer in Year Seven, he suddenly becomes the 'cancer kid' of his school. Now he has to deal with weird hats, a squinty eye and - hardest of all - disappearing friends, s...ocial media bullies, and the threat of losing his eyesight ... or worse. Based on Rob Harrell's real-life experiences, and packed with his cartoons and illustrations, this is a heartbreaking and hilarious story of survival, and of finding the music, magic and laughter in all of life's weirdness. PRAISE FOR WINK: 'Completely uplifting, deeply moving and brilliantly funny in just the right amounts' - Karen Foxlee, award-winning author of Lenny's Book of Everything 'A joyous, life-affirming and wonderfully human story' - James Moloney, award-winning author of The Book of Lies 'Wow! Brilliant! I loved it! This book goes straight to the top of my all-time favourites' - Felice Arena, best-selling author of the Specky Magee series and The Boy and the Spy 'Heartbreakingly funny, this book is proof that laughter is the best form of medicine' - Meg Cabot, author of The Princess Diaries
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              ISBN 9781460784044
              Published AU 23 Mar 2020
              Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              Monster on the Hill: Expanded Edition
               

              Monster on the Hill: Expanded Edition (Paperback, Expanded Edition)

              By Harrell, Rob

              • RRP: $37.99
              • $28.49
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              • Pub Date
                8 Dec 20

              Can a depressed monster learn how to be a hero? Maybe with a little help. The hilarious and heartwarming graphic novel that inspired the movie RUMBLE is now expanded with a new epilogue! In a fantastical 1860s England, every quiet little township is terrorized by a ferocious mons...ter -- much to the townsfolk's delight! Each town's unique monster is a source of local pride, not to mention tourism. Each town, that is... except for one. Unfortunately for the people of Stoker-on-Avon, their monster isn't quite as impressive. In fact, he's a little down in the dumps. Can the morose Rayburn get a monstrous makeover and become a proper horror? It's up to the eccentric Dr. Charles Wilkie and plucky street urchin Timothy to get him up to snuff, before a greater threat turns the whole town to kindling. Monsters of all ages are sure to enjoy this tale about life's challenges, the power of friendship, and creative redemption, packed with epic battles and plenty of wild beasts! Prepare for the release of the 2021 film RUMBLE with this expanded edition of the beloved graphic novel, now featuring a new 10-page epilogue!
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              ISBN 9781603094917
              Released AU 8 Dec 2020
              Publisher Top Shelf Productions
              Interest Age General Audience
              Availability
              Available for pre-order, ships once released
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              Life Of Zarf The Troll Who Cried Wolf
               

              Life Of Zarf The Troll Who Cried Wolf (Hardback)

              By Harrell, Rob

              • RRP: $18.50
              • $13.99
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              Fractured fairy tales meet modern day middle school when Zarf's unpopular troll social status becomes the least of his problems as a gang of wolves seeking revenge for the constant disgrace they've suffered over the years kidnaps Kevin, one of Zarf's best friends.

              ISBN 9780147511720
              Released AU 15 Jan 2017
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 8-12 years
              Series Life of Zarf
              Availability
              Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
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              Life Of Zarf: The Troll Who Cried Wolf

              Life Of Zarf: The Troll Who Cried Wolf (Hardback)

              By Harrell, Rob

              Fractured fairy tales meet modern day middle school when Zarf's unpopular troll social status becomes the least of his problems as a gang of wolves seeking revenge for the constant disgrace they have suffered over the years kidnaps Kevin, one of Zarf's best friends.

              ISBN 9780803741041
              Released AU 15 Jan 2017
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 8-12 years
              Series Life of Zarf
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              Big Top
                

              Big Top (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Harrell, Rob

              • RRP: $32.99
              • $30.25
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              • In Stock US

              Come one! Come all . . . to the exciting world of Big Top! Rob Harrell's three-ring comic strip has already packed the house with fans eager for his hilarious take on the circus and those who bring it to life. The circus and its colorful cast-led by 10-year-old Pete and his happi...ly reformed performing bear, Wink-are a perfect metaphor for life. It's not always what happens on the surface, Big Top reminds us, but what takes place backstage that delivers the lessons and the humor. Pete and Wink keep plenty of odd company, including Kingston, coolest king of the jungle; Stucco, a mute clown who still manages to make his point; Manfred, the bookish monkey; Dusty, the wisecracking tell-it-like-it-is trained poodle; Andrea, the new acrobat girl who's caught Pete's eye; and Hairy Mary the Bearded Lady, a mother figure to them all. Take this crew on the road and you get an endless array of situations and relationships, care and impatience, honesty and intolerance. It's like one big Big Top family . . . one that welcomes all readers for the mere price of a ticket.
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              ISBN 9780740750045
              Released AU 1 Mar 2005
              Publisher Andrews McMeel Publishing
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Internationally sourced; ships 6-14 working days
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              Wink
               

              Wink (Paperback)

              By Harrell, Rob

              • RRP: $22.99
              • $17.46
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              Maybe Batpig can come to the rescue? Based on Rob Harrell's own real life experience with eye cancer, and including amazing comic-strip artwork, this poignant and authentic novel is unforgettable, hilarious and uplifting.

              ISBN 9781471409141
              Released AU 5 Mar 2020
              Publisher Hot Key Books
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Availability
              Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
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              Wink
                

              Wink (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Harrell, Rob

              • RRP: $17.50
              • $14.32
              • Save $3.18
              • Pub Date
                12 Jan 21

              A hilarious and heartwrenching story about surviving middle school--and an unthinkable diagnosis--while embracing life's weirdness. Ross Maloy just wants to be a normal seventh grader. He doesn't want to lose his hair, or wear a weird hat, or deal with the disappearing friends wh...o don't know what to say to the cancer kid. But with his recent diagnosis of a rare eye cancer, blending in is off the table. Based on Rob Harrell's real life experience, and packed with comic panels and spot art, this incredibly personal and poignant novel is an unforgettable, heartbreaking, hilarious, and uplifting story of survival and finding the music, magic, and laughter in life's weirdness.
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              ISBN 9781984815163
              Released AU 12 Jan 2021
              Publisher Puffin
              Interest Age 9-12 years
              Availability
              Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 12 Jan 2021
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              Life of Zarf: Troll Overboard
               

              Life of Zarf: Troll Overboard (Hardback)

              By Harrell, Rob

              • RRP: $35.99
              • $29.55
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              • In Stock US

              Prince Roquefort's quest for magical, height-increasing beans leads Zarf and his friends on a high-seas adventure, where they meet sea monsters, pirates, and a mer-pig --

              ISBN 9780803741058
              Released AU 6 Sep 2016
              Publisher Dial Books
              Interest Age 8-12 years
              Series Life of Zarf
              Availability
              Internationally sourced; ships 6-14 working days
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