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Suitable for 7 - 12 years

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Product description

Oh no! Jack’s in big trouble. He’s in hospital with a broken leg, and the police are after him. All because of a supermarket display, an old-age pensioner… and a horde of KILLER TOMATOES! Give the boys in your class some food for thought with an irresistibly cheeky, zany treat. Stuffed with suspense, mystery, thrills, cliffhangers and lots of Jeremy’s trademark chuckles, readers will keep devouring this till the very last page!

Product Details

Format

Paperback

ISBN

9780141320588

Publisher

Puffin

Date published

January 4th, 2007

Lexile measure

590L Lexiles are the global standard in reading assessment. They are unique as they are able to measure a child and a book on the same scale – ensuring the right book gets to the right child at the right time.

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Accelerated Reader

AR book level: 3.9; Middle years; 3.0 points

Other details
  • 160 pages
Condition

New

UK edition

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Author/Illustrator

Jeremy Strong

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What kids think

  1. bookaholic202
    on 6 March 2014

    hilarious. maisie is a great character,

  2. Sushi21
    on 4 March 2014

    I liked this story because they said funny things like “cross my heart or die by a fart”!

    5out of 5
  3. pawprint2
    on 5 March 2013

    It wasn’t Jeremy’s best book

  4. lap312i
    on 5 March 2013

    it might be funny.

  5. farm2001
    on 26 June 2012

    I did not like it at all because what can you do in the hospital when your sick or hurt?

    1out of 5
  6. sweethart184
    on 7 March 2012

    this is soo funny

  7. jenna7
    on 21 June 2011

    it roocks the tomatoes are cool man

  8. gizmogirl1999
    on 3 March 2011

    A really good book for ages 7 and up! The concept is highly amusing, and a great book to read aloud as a class. You will need to finish, and a great read for those just starting to move onto novels.

  9. UltimateBookWorm
    on 3 March 2011

    I thought this book was really funny even though I didn’t understand some of it!

    4out of 5
  10. lewismichie
    on 11 February 2011

    this book was alright but it wasnt jeremey strongs best book

    4out of 5
  11. tazzy27
    on 25 January 2011

    izul is silly he really took his socks off as he laughed

  12. cutegirl41
    on 6 May 2010

    Funny book!!!

  13. esther09
    on 31 January 2009

    it is so cool

    5out of 5