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    • ISBN:9781444015287
    • Publication date:01 Oct 2015
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Horrid Henry and the Mummy's Curse

Book 32

By Francesca Simon
Illustrated by Tony Ross

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Horrid Henry and Perfect Peter face the Mummy's Curse in this hilarious story perfect for Early Readers.

Early Readers are stepping stones from picture books to reading books. A blue Early Reader is perfect for sharing and reading together. A red Early Reader is the next step on your reading journey.

When Henry hears the story of the terrifying ancient Egyptian mummy's curse, he can't wait to share it with Peter. But are they safe from the mummy? Or has the curse struck somewhere close to home? What's the difference between a mum and a mummy anyway?

A funny, spooky story, perfect for Hallowe'en and all year round.

Biographical Notes

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.

Visit Francesca's website at www.francescasimon.com and keep up-to-date with HORRID HENRY at www.horridhenry.co.uk. You can also follow her on Twitter @Simon_Francesca

Tony Ross is one of Britain's best-known illustrators, with many picture books to his name, including the LITTLE PRINCESS stories (Andersen). He has also produced the line drawings for many fiction titles including David Walliams' bestselling novels, BILLIONAIRE BOY, GANGSTA GRANNY, DEMON DENTIST, and AWFUL AUNTIE (HarperCollins), as well as authors such as Jeanne Willis, Enid Blyton, Astrid Lindgren, and many more. He lives in Wales.

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  • ISBN: 9781444015270
  • Publication date: 01 Oct 2015
  • Page count: 80
  • Imprint: Orion Children's Books
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