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- DescriptionThe mouth-wateringly irresistible tale of a boy's insatiable hunger! Henry loves books...but t like you and I. He loves to EAT books! This exciting new story follows the trials and tribulations of a boy with a voracious appetite for books. Henry discovers his unusual taste by mistake one day, and is soon swept up in his new-found passion - gorging on every delicious book in sight! And better still, he realises that the more books he eats, the smarter he gets. Henry dreams of becoming the Incredible Book Eating Boy - the smartest boy in the world! But a book-eating diet isn't the healthiest of habits, as Henry soon finds out...
- Author BiographyOliver Jeffers graduated from The University of Ulster in 2001 with First Class honours. His outstanding talent has been recognised by several high-profile awards, including the Nestle Children's Book Prize Gold Award. 'Lost and Found' animation was broadcast on Channel 4. Oliver lives and works in Brookyln, New York.
- PrizesShortlisted for British Book Awards: WH Smith Children's Book of the Year Award 2007 and Independent Booksellers' Week Book of the Year Award: Children's Book of the Year 2007.
- Author(s)Oliver Jeffers
- PublisherHarperCollins Publishers
- Date of Publication04/09/2006
- SubjectPicture Books
- Place of PublicationLondon
- Country of PublicationUnited Kingdom
- ImprintHarperCollins Children's Books
- Content Notechiefly col. Illustrations
- Weight440 g
- Width226 mm
- Height286 mm
- Spine10 mm
- Illustrator(s)Oliver Jeffers
- Educational LevelUK School Key Stage 1
- Interest AgeFrom 3
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