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Awful End

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 437 Ratings and 107 Reviews

Book Description
"When Eddie Dickens was eleven years old, both his parents caught some awful disease that made them turn yellow, go a bit crinkly around the edges, and smell of old hot water bottles." So begins author Philip Ardagh's silly story of an ill-fated boy who, due to his parents' jaundiced condition, is forced to take part in a quest so preposterous that it could only conclude at A House Called Awf... More
Book Information
PublisherFaber & Faber Children's Books
BindingPaperback (6 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages144
ISBN-10057120354X
ISBN-13978-0571203543
Publication Date10/16/2000
The Creators
About Philip Ardagh (Author) : Philip Ardagh is a published author and a narrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Philip Ardagh include Secret Diary of Prince Tutankhamun, Dreadful Acts, A House Called Awful E... more
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About David Roberts (Illustrator) : David Roberts is a published author, editor, and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of David Roberts include Tyrannosaurus Drip, Peace and Love at the House of Fun, Gree... more
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12/10/2014 Chris Sykes said: I read this shortly before I began writing The Most Ferocious of Creatures.
tags: Inspired me, I read

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