The Boy Who Was Wanted Dead or Alive - or Both

The Boy Who Was Wanted Dead or Alive - or Both

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'Inventive, charming and very funny' The Observer Just as Blart is settling down to enjoy his teenage years on a fabulous pig farm with the proceeds from saving the world, Capablanca returns - with bad news. A terrible oversight in his original world-saving research has led to accusations of no less than collusion with evil Zoltab himself. And now he is a wanted man - and so, by assocation, is Blart To prove their innocence or else be hounded to the four corners of the earth by a bloodthirsty army, they must locate their comrades from the original quest. Together they may stand a chance of proving that Capablanca's was an innocent mistake, by finding the answer to a great mystery - what exactly did they do with Zoltab? And how could they be so careless as to forget...And so begins another hilarious and unforgettable adventure (with pigs) and a brilliant cast of characters including newcomers Uther Slywort the merchant and sociopathic Baron Killbride.show more

Product details

  • 12-17
  • Paperback | 352 pages
  • 129.5 x 193 x 25.4mm | 158.76g
  • Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 074758429X
  • 9780747584292
  • 392,028

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"'Inventive, charming and very funny' The Observer"show more

About Dominic Barker

After studying English at university, Dominic Barker became a stand up comic in a comedy double act appearing on bills with future stars such as Frank Skinner and Alan Davies. He then taught English, before turning his hand to writing. His books are infused with his wonderful sense of humour and understanding of what makes children want to read. Dominic lives in Kendal.show more

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154 ratings
3.76 out of 5 stars
5 25% (38)
4 37% (57)
3 31% (47)
2 6% (9)
1 2% (3)
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