You're a Bad Man, Mr Gum!

You're a Bad Man, Mr Gum!

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FLOSK IT UP, YOU WHIPPERS! This SPECIAL EDITION of You're a Bad Man, Mr Gum! includes: Over 50 stickers! An exclusive introduction from the author! And! A brand new bonus story - 'Old King Thunderbelly and the Wall of Lamonic Bibber'. Good evening. Mr Gum is a complete horror who hates children, animals, fun and corn on the cob. This book's all about him. And an angry fairy who lives in his bathtub. And Jake the dog, and a little girl called Polly and an evil, stinky butcher all covered in guts. And there's heroes and sweets and adventures and EVERYTHING. You're a Bad Man, Mr Gum! is the first book in the internationally best-selling series by Andy Stanton, which has won everything from the Blue Peter Book Award (twice) the Roald Dahl Funny Prize and the Red House Children's Book Award. Praise for Mr Gum: 'Smooky palooki! This book is well brilliant!' - Jeremy Strong 'Worryingly splendid' - Guardian NOT FOR BORERS!show more

Product details

  • 12-17
  • Paperback | 224 pages
  • 132 x 184 x 18mm | 199.58g
  • Egmont UK Ltd
  • Egmont Books Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Special edition
  • Special edition
  • b&w illustrations
  • 1405265396
  • 9781405265393
  • 115,994

About Andy Stanton

Andy Stanton lives in North London. He studied English at Oxford but they kicked him out. He has been a stand-up comedian, a film script reader, a cartoonist, and an NHS lackey. David Tazzyman lives in South London with his girlfriend, Melanie, and their son, Stanley. He likes football, cricket, biscuits, music and drawing. He dislikes celery.show more

Product Safety Notice

Warning! Not suitable for children under 36 months due to small parts. Choking hazard.show more

Review quote

"'Smooky palooki! This book is well brilliant! Andy Stanton is far too clever and funny and should be locked away in a very dark place that nobody can find.' (Jeremy Strong) 'Worryingly splendid' (Guardian)"show more

Rating details

1,685 ratings
4.03 out of 5 stars
5 43% (729)
4 29% (482)
3 20% (333)
2 5% (90)
1 3% (51)
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