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Goth Girl and the Fete Worse Than Death (#2 HB)

Goth Girl and the Fete Worse Than Death (#2 HB)

Author: Chris Riddell
Series: Goth Girl Ser.
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Preparations for the Ghastly-Gorm Garden Party and bake-off are under way. Celebrity cooks--such as Nigellina Sugarspoon, Gordon Ramsgate and Heston Harboil--are arriving at the hall for the big event and, true to form, Maltravers, the indoor gamekeeper, is acting suspiciously. Elsewhere at Ghastly-Gorm Ada's wardrobe-dwelling lady's maid Marylebone has received a marriage proposal. Ada vows to aid the course of true love and find out what Maltravers is up to, but amidst all this activity, everyone, including her father, appears to have forgotten her birthday
Promotion info

Ada is back in the sequel to the award-winning Goth Girl and the Ghost of a Mouse

Awards

Shortlisted for Blue Peter Book Award: Best Story 2015.

Reviews

It's no surprise to see a sequel to the wonderful Goth Girl, a Christmas hardback bestseller and the Costa Children's Book of the Year. Expect more deliciously dark adventure and beautiful production values. -- Children's Special 2014-2015 The Bookseller

Author description

Chris Riddell is an accomplished artist and the political cartoonist for the Observer. He has enjoyed great acclaim for his books for children. His books have won a number of major prizes, including the 2001 and 2004 CILIP Kate Greenaway Medals. Goth Girl and the Ghost of a Mouse won the Costa Children's Book Award 2013. His previous work for Macmillan includes the bestselling Ottoline books, The Emperor of Absurdia, and, with Paul Stewart, Muddle Earth and the Blobheads series. Chris lives in Brighton with his family.

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General Fields

  • : 9780230759824
  • : Pan Macmillan
  • : Macmillan Children's Books
  • : September 2014
  • : United Kingdom
  • : July 2014
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Chris Riddell
  • : Hardback
  • : Unabridged
  • : English
  • : 823.92
  • : bl2017024816
  • : 224