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The Resource The parent agency : pick your perfect mum and dad, David Baddiel ; illustrated by Jim Field

The parent agency : pick your perfect mum and dad, David Baddiel ; illustrated by Jim Field

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The parent agency : pick your perfect mum and dad
Title
The parent agency
Title remainder
pick your perfect mum and dad
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David Baddiel ; illustrated by Jim Field
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Language
eng
Summary
A brilliantly funny, gripping novel from a born storyteller, The Parent Agency is an epic wish-fulfilment adventure for every child - and for the child in everyone. Barry said, a third time, "I wish I had better parents!" And then suddenly the entire room started to shake...Barry Bennett hates being called Barry. In fact it's number 2 on the list of things he blames his parents for, along with 1) 'being boring' and 3) 'always being tired'. But there is a world, not far from this one, where parents don't have children. That's far too random for something so big and important. In this world, children are allowed to choose their parents. For Barry Bennett, this world seems like a dream come true. Only things turn out to be not quite that simple...Illustrated by Roald Dahl Funny Prize winner, Jim Field
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Baddiel, David
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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1980-
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Field, Jim
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  • Parents
  • Humorous stories
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The parent agency : pick your perfect mum and dad, David Baddiel ; illustrated by Jim Field
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Publication
Carrier category
volume
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  • still image
  • text
Control code
000053495932
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
382 pages
Isbn
9780007554508
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The parent agency : pick your perfect mum and dad, David Baddiel ; illustrated by Jim Field
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Control code
000053495932
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
382 pages
Isbn
9780007554508
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Other physical details
illustrations

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