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Book Title: Pongwiffy and the Goblin's Revenge

Details: Author: Umansky, Kaye

Reading Age: 10 - 11

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC

ISBN-13: 9780747596936

Number of pages: 160

Dimensions: 19.2 x 12.8 x 1.2 cm

Retail Price: €7.49

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Pongwiffy's Broom has come over all funny. At any mention of
'goblin' or
'axe' or
'chop' it seems to freeze over with fear (more than normal that is). If Pongwiffy could be bothered to speak Wood and have a conversation with the Broom, she would find out what is happening. But she doesn't - so she doesn't find out that the Goblins are planning to broomnap all the Witches' Brooms and subject them to a fate worse than a very clean and tidy house And perhaps if Pongwiffy had had her wits about her she would also have been a lot more careful when talking to Ali Pali, the unscrupulous Genie Pongwiffy needs to pay attention, Ali Pali has his greedy eyes on the closely-guarded contents of Pongwiffy's very own Dump! A laugh-out-loud story that is witty and clever, enticingly mixed in with much sludge, slime and very bad habits.
Reviews
'Brought roars of both delight and disgust an ebulliently uninhibited farce' Guardian

'This will appeal to the delicious anarchy in children' Prima

'Jokey enough to persuade reluctant readers there is pleasure to be had from dipping into books' Guardian

'Young readers adore the jokes and the grubbiness' Daily Telegraph"

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