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The Bad Guys

The Bad Guys
 

First published by Scholastic Australia Pty Limited in 2015.

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ISBN 9780545912402
Barcode 9780545912402
Published 27 December 2016 by Scholastic
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) Illustrated by Blabey, Aaron
Series Bad Guys (part: 1)
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Full details for this title

ISBN-13 9780545912402
ISBN-10 0545912407
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
Publisher Scholastic
Imprint Scholastic Press
Publication Date 27 December 2016
Publication Country United States United States
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) Illustrated by Blabey, Aaron
Series Bad Guys (part: 1)
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Adventure Stories
Animal Stories
Number of Pages 144
Dimensions Width: 150mm
Height: 188mm
Spine: 10mm
Weight 159g
Interest Age Children
Reading Age Children
Library of Congress Animals, Humorous stories, Heroes, Rescues, Escapes
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code FIC
Catalogue Code 708388

Description of this Book

They sound like bad guys, they look like bad guys . . . and they even smell like bad guys. But Mr. Wolf, Mr. Piranha, Mr. Snake, and Mr. Shark are about to change all of that... Mr. Wolf has a daring plan for the Bad Guys' first good mission. They are going to break two hundred dogs out of the Maximum Security City Dog Pound. Will Operation Dog Pound go smoothly? Will the Bad Guys become the Good Guys? And will Mr. Snake please stop swallowing Mr. Piranha?!

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review Praise for Pearl Barley and Charlie Parsley * Splendid visual treatment. . . .Make sure to note Charlie's wonderfully expressive eyebrows; they, like this book, stand out. -- Kirkus Reviews, starred review

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Author's Bio

Aaron Blabey was an actor before he started creating children's books. In 2008, Pearl Barley and Charlie Parsley was awarded Children's Book Council of Australia's Book of the Year. In 2012, The Ghost of Miss Annabel Spoon was named a White Raven by the International Youth Library, Munich, Germany. It also won the Patricia Wrightson Prize in the 2013 New South Wales Premier's Literary Awards, and the Children's Peace Literature Award, 2013. And now The Bad Guys has won Australia's Children's Indie Book Award for 2016! He is also the author of many children's picture books, including the bestselling Pig the Pug series and Thelma the Unicorn. Aaron lives with his two children and his wife in Sydney, Australia.

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