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Suitable for 7 - 11 years

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Product description

Will and Marty are all set to enjoy the summer holidays, but Mum has other ideas. She decides to pack them off to the library, home of the dreaded librarian Mrs Murphy, who is rumoured to control unruly children with a gas-powered spud gun! Mrs Murphy may be tough, but in naughty Will and Marty, has she finally met her match? Cheeky, sympathetic and hilarious through and through, this side-splitting comic caper will leave children – and their teachers – laughing their socks off!

Product Details

Catalogue number

5164 in Rewards Catalogue 2019/20 and 5164 in Schools Catalogue 2020/21

Format

Paperback

ISBN

9780141317083

Publisher

Puffin

Date published

June 7th, 2004

Accelerated Reader

AR book level: 3.8; Middle years; 1.0 points

Other details
  • 96 pages
Condition

New

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Author/Illustrator

Eoin Colfer

Tony Ross

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  1. FKFahimaKhan
    on 4 December 2019

    This book is GREAT! I loved it! It was really interesting how they never liked the library and then they were sniking out to get books even though they knew they would get punsihed very strictly! FUNNY!

    5out of 5
  2. jessie2
    on 26 April 2013

    this is a brillant book love it :):):)

    5out of 5
  3. luckylucia4233
    on 30 November 2011

    Its a brilliand book!

    Lucia aged 10

    5out of 5
  4. sezzie24
    on 3 March 2011

    This is one of my favourite books, I love it. There is a good bit where his brother tricks him into going to get a book in the adult’s section because his brother said he’d tell him where Action Man is buried in the garden but when he gets back he reveals it’s only buried in the toy box!

    5out of 5
  5. BookLover1997
    on 26 November 2009

    This book is GREAT! I loved it! It was really interesting how they never liked the library and then they were sniking out to get books even though they knew they would get punsihed very strictly! FUNNY!

    5out of 5
  6. Ben05
    on 6 June 2009

    The Legend of Spud Murphy is an ok book – not my favourite though. It is far from realistic even down to the characters names. I have started reading Artemis Fowl – hopefully I shall enjoy that more… Watch out for my Artemis Fowl review once I have read it!

    4out of 5