Sam Wu is NOT Afraid of Sharks!
5%
off

Sam Wu is NOT Afraid of Sharks!

4.03 (79 ratings by Goodreads)
By (author)  , By (author)  , Illustrated by 

Free delivery worldwide

Available. Dispatched from the UK in 2 business days
When will my order arrive?

Description

Brilliantly funny new young series about the bravest scaredy-cat in the world

Sam Wu is NOT a scaredy-cat (except when he is). And when a shark TOTALLY tries to eat him at the local aquarium, he decides he's not going to take any more chances. So at his friend's birthday party at the beach, Sam refuses to dip even a toe in the water. Nothing could go wrong now, could it?

A wonderful belly-laugh of a book, perfect for young fans of Tom Gates and Pamela Butchart.

`Intensely likeable and sharply observed comic capers' - Guardian

Illustrated fiction is still having something of a boom, but if you're looking for a non-white protagonist it's slim pickings indeed. Happily Sam Wu is about to change all that. A hero of Asian heritage with a diverse set of friends... it's enormous fun, madcap and relatable - Bookseller


Also look out for Sam is NOT Afraid of Ghosts and Sam Wu is NOT Afraid of the Dark!


Katie and Kevin Tsang met in in 2008 while studying at the Chinese University of Hong Kong. Since then they have lived on three different continents and travelled to over 40 countries together.

Kevin was born in Copenhagen and grew up in Atlanta, Georgia. Some of Sam Wu's experiences are based on Kevin's childhood. Katie was born and raised in Southern California. She has previously worked at Booktrust and also writes YA as Katherine Webber.
show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 240 pages
  • 129 x 186 x 17mm | 202g
  • Egmont Books Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 1405287527
  • 9781405287524
  • 67,737

About Katie Tsang

Katie and Kevin Tsang met in in 2008 while studying at the Chinese University of Hong Kong. Since then they have lived on three different continents and travelled to over 40 countries together.

Kevin was born in Copenhagen and grew up in Atlanta, Georgia. Some of Sam Wu's experiences are based on Kevin's childhood. Katie was born and raised in Southern California. She has previously worked at Booktrust and also writes YA as Katherine Webber.

Katie and Kevin currently live in London. Sam Wu is NOT Afraid of Sharks is the second book they have written together.
show more

Rating details

79 ratings
4.03 out of 5 stars
5 38% (30)
4 30% (24)
3 29% (23)
2 3% (2)
1 0% (0)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X