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Horrid Henry's dreadful deeds

Horrid Henry's dreadful deeds

Simon, Francesca; Ross, Tony

Made to be a page boy at a wedding, forced to go on a country walk, and dragooned into dinner at a posh restaurant - it's a hard life for Henry. But in these ten hilarious stories taken from the 'Horrid Henry' books he shows he knows how to stick up for himself and get his own back

Paperback, Book. English.
Published London: Orion Children's, 2010
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Statement of responsibility: Francesca Simon ; illustrated by Tony Ross
ISBN: 1842557866, 9781842557860
Intended audience: Juvenile.
Note: Originally published: 2009.
Physical Description: 192 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 22 cm.
Subject: Short stories.; Fiction 5+.; Children's stories, English.; Horrid Henry (Fictitious character) Juvenile fiction.

Author note

Francesca Simon spent her childhood in California, and then went to Yale and Oxford Universities to study medieval history and literature. She now lives in London with her family. She has written over 50 books and won THE CHILDREN'S BOOK OF THE YEAR in 2008 at the GALAXY BRITISH BOOK AWARDS for HORRID HENRY AND THE ABOMINABLE SNOWMAN.

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Tony Ross is one of Britain's best known illustrators, with many picture books to his name, including the bestselling Little Princess stories (Andersen). He has also produced the line drawings for many fiction titles, for authors such as David Walliams, Jeanne Willis, Enid Blyton, Astrid Lindgren, and many more. He lives in Wales.