Nasty Little Beasts

Nasty Little Beasts : Cautionary Tales for Lovers of Squeam!

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Grizzliness is out there. Every child has the makings of mischievousness, and can be lured into committing dastardly deeds. The three stories on each of the Grizzly Tales CDs show the rise and hard fall of vile and villainous children. In this book, unspeakable things happen to pets - but the real nasty little beasts are the children themselves, all of them get their comeuppance in the end, consigned to the Hothell Darkness ...Stories: The Grub A-Blub-Blub, Monty's Python and The Lobster's Screamshow more

Product details

  • 9+
  • CD-Audio
  • 125 x 142 x 10mm | 96g
  • Orion Publishing Co
  • Orion (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd )
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Unabridged
  • Unabridged edition
  • 0752888730
  • 9780752888736
  • 2,122,888

About Jamie Rix

After two years at The Royal Court Theatre in London, Jamie Rix moved into television in 1986 as a director, writer and producer. He has worked on a wide variety of programmes - the BAFTA nominated Alas Smith and Jones, British Comedy Award winning Faith in the Future and the superhero BBC sitcom My Hero. Rupert has read over thirty audiobooks from authors such as Peter Carey, Haruki Murakami, Peter Temple and Franz Kafka to children's authors such as Jamie Rix, Derek Landy, Chris Ryan and Darren Shan - he also provided the voice of Pantalaimon in Philip Pullman's Northern Lights. His animation work includes Mr Bean, Robotboy, Bob the Builder, Chop Socky Chooks and the Oscar nominated Badgered and he has also performed in over forty radio productions, including The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, The Glittering Prizes, Jack Rosenthal's Last Act and The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists. Rupert also appears on television and on stage, most notably in the West End productions of Stones in His Pockets and The 39 Steps.show more

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'This must contain the most hilarious start to a children's audiobook ever - and that's the opinion of adults! With dramatic Dracula style organ music, you will be shaking with laughter and fear at the same time! The three stories are a great example of comic genius, full of childish humour yet all still wrapped up in wonderful writing that they will be transfixed by. Rupert Degas reads with humorous animation that is perfectly suited to the spooky theme.' www.FromBumptoGrump.co.uk 'anarchic, vile, rude joy as read by Rupert Degas, with villainously appropriate music composed by the producer, Peter Rinne, resposible also for the brilliant Horrid Henry audios. No house with children should be without one of these.' -- Kati Nicholl DAILY EXPRESS 'Grizzly Tales is full of imagination and horror, children will love it.' IRISH FARMERS MONTHLYshow more

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