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Happily never after : Modern cautionary tales / Mitchell Symons.

By: Symons, Mitchell.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: London : Doubleday Children's Books : [distributor] TBS The Book Service Ltd : [distributor] Random House Australia : [distributor] Random House New Zealand Ltd : [distributor] Booksite Afrika, 2013Description: 256 pages : black and white line ; 18x13 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780857532701 (hbk.) :; 0857532707 (hbk.) :.Subject(s): Général -- Juvenile fiction | Children's poetry, English -- Juvenile fiction | 9-11 years; Poetry & Plays / Songs & Music; Ordinary Printed Book Format; Non-character; Non Tie-in | Fiction 9+Genre/Form: General fiction (Children's / Teenage) (Children's).DDC classification: JF Summary: From bestselling revolting reference expert Mitchell Symons comes this wickedly funny modern take on Hilaire Belloc's Cautionary Verses. Meet a true rogue's gallery of horrid kids who hit the skids. Callum: who was a dreadful bully until he received his come-uppance; Tiffany: who couldn't put down her mobile phone and died a horrible death; Bill: whose ability to fart ended in tears and Chloe: whose determination to have the most Facebook friends meant she lost her real ones.
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From bestselling revolting reference expert Mitchell Symons comes this wickedly funny modern take on Hilaire Belloc's Cautionary Verses.

Meet a true rogue's gallery of horrid kids who hit the skids. Callum- who was a dreadful bully until he received his come-uppance; Tiffany- who couldn't put down her mobile phone and died a horrible death; Bill- whose ability to fart ended in tears and Chloe- whose determination to have the most Facebook friends meant she lost her real ones.

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From bestselling revolting reference expert Mitchell Symons comes this wickedly funny modern take on Hilaire Belloc's Cautionary Verses. Meet a true rogue's gallery of horrid kids who hit the skids. Callum: who was a dreadful bully until he received his come-uppance; Tiffany: who couldn't put down her mobile phone and died a horrible death; Bill: whose ability to fart ended in tears and Chloe: whose determination to have the most Facebook friends meant she lost her real ones.

from 9 to 11.

Mitchell Symons was born in London and educated at Mill Hill School and the LSE, where he studied Law. Since leaving BBC TV, where he was a researcher and then a director, he has worked as a writer, broadcaster and journalist. He was a principal writer of early editions of the board game Trivial Pursuit and has devised many television formats. Currently he writes an award-winning column for the Sunday Express. Mitchell has won the Blue Peter Best Book with Facts Awards twice, for WHY EATING BOGEYS IS GOOD FOR YOU and DO IGLOOS HAVE LOOS?

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