Mr Gum and the cherry tree
Shabba me whiskers! It's one of those Mr Gum books by Andy Stanton. They're only the craziest, funnest most amazing books for children in the world. This is book seven.
Good evening and welcome to a tale of forests! Of legendary beasts! Of misbehaving children! Of caterpillars called Graham! And of a great big BEEFER of a cherry tree! But what dark secrets are hidden in that tree, where the leaves grow thick and green? Polly intends to find out, and she intends to find out by finding out. What will she find out? Read this book and you'll find out!
Perfect for fans of Roald Dahl and David Walliams.
Have you collected all the well brilliant Mr Gum series?
You're a Bad Man, Mr Gum
Mr Gum and the Biscuit Billionaire
Mr Gum and the Goblins
Mr Gum and the Power Crystals
Mr Gum and the Dancing Bear
What's for Dinner, Mr Gum?
Mr Gum and the Cherry Tree
Mr Gum and the Secret Hideout
Praise for Mr Gum:
'Smooky palooki! This book is well brilliant!' - Jeremy Strong
'Worryingly splendid' - Guardian NOT FOR BORERS!
You're a Bad Man, Mr Gum was selected as a Tom Fletcher Book Club 2017 title.
Andy Stanton studied English at Oxford but they kicked him out. Before becoming a children's writer he was a film script reader, a market researcher, an NHS lackey, a part-time sparrow and a grape. Today he is best-known for the hilarious and much-loved Mr Gum books, which are published in 34 countries worldwide in over 30 languages. The series has won numerous awards, including the inaugural Roald Dahl Funny Prize, the Red House Children's Book Award and two Blue Peter Book Awards.
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|display_description||Polly investigates the dark mysteries surrounding a big cherry tree that seems to be stealing people's dearest possessions and their very souls.|
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|record_details||ils:CARL0000674581|Book|Books||English|Jelly Pie,|2010.|215 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm|
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|subject_facet||Eccentrics and eccentricities -- Fiction, Humorous fiction, Humorous stories, Trees -- Fiction|
|title_display||Mr Gum and the cherry tree|
|title_full||Mr Gum and the cherry tree / Andy Stanton ; illustrated by David Tazzyman|
|title_short||Mr Gum and the cherry tree|
|topic_facet||Eccentrics and eccentricities, Humorous stories, Trees|