Timmy Failure: Mistakes Were Made

Timmy Failure: Mistakes Were Made : Mistakes Were Made

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Want to aspire to greatness? Check out this new edition of Timmy Failure's first adventure--featuring the bonus section "How to Draw Timmy and Total." He may be clueless, but the comically self-confident Timmy Failure is CEO of the best detective agency in town, perhaps even the nation. Now Timmy's legion of fans are invited to set off on their own path to mastery with the help from Stephan Pastis. Added material includes step-by-step instructions on how to draw Timmy and his impressively lazy business partner, the polar bear Total--including a trick to making them both look a tiny bit nuts (hint: the secret is in the eyes). Even better, kids are invited to share the spotlight with Timmy by sending their drawings to his website, for a chance to be featured in the Timmy Failure Gallery of Greatness.
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Product details

  • 9-12
  • Hardback | 294 pages
  • 137.16 x 205.74 x 25.4mm | 453.59g
  • Somerville, MA, United States
  • English
  • Illustrations, black and white
  • 0763660507
  • 9780763660505
  • 231,975

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Pastis crafts a great story starring an unforgettable protagonist whose unorthodox approach to detective work (and world domination) will have readers in stitches. For Timmy Failure, success is the only option!--Lincoln Peirce, creator of the Big Nate series
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About Stephan Pastis

Stephan Pastis is the creator of the New York Times bestseller Timmy Failure: Mistakes Were Made and its three sequels, as well as the acclaimed comic strip Pearls Before Swine. He lives in northern California.
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4,315 ratings
3.86 out of 5 stars
5 36% (1,534)
4 30% (1,295)
3 23% (1,001)
2 8% (330)
1 4% (155)
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