Horrid Henry's Bodies
A Horrid Factbook
By Francesca Simon
Illustrated by Tony Ross
Weird and wonderful, hilarious and horrid, welcome to Horrid Henry's non-fiction guide to everything you ever wanted to know about BODIES.
Did you know that if your intestines were removed they would stretch round a tennis court several times over? Or that humans are as hairy as gorillas? Or that you move more than 90 muscles in your leg every time you take step? Or that you'll spend three years of your life on the toilet and one third of your life asleep?
Packed with freaky facts and random trivia, this is the perfect guide to everything you ever wanted to know (and lots of things you might never have wanted to know) about Bodies - Horrid Henry style!
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- Publication date:
03 Feb 2011
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Orion Children's Books
Henry's packed-with-facts non-fiction range launches with a hilarious, and naturally, horrid guide to bodies. — Fiona Noble, THE BOOKSELLER
Horrid Henry fans will delight in their favourite bad boy's book of disgusting facts. The way Henry looks at things, much about the body is pretty disgusting, so from ear wax through snoring to the highest jumping animal in the world, Horrid Henry gives his original take on the unusual and weird things about bodies. — Julia Eccleshare, LOVEREADING4KIDS
Chock-full of interesting facts and figures. A fun read for little fact lovers. — THE BOOKBAG