Author(s): Andy Stanton
Mr Gum is a truly nasty old man. He's absolutely grimsters. But this book is not just about him. There is also a little girl called Polly, an evil butcher, heroes and sweets and stuff, and Jake the dog, who must be saved from terrible, terrible evil. First published 2006.
Winner of Red House Children's Book Awards: Overall Winner 2007 and Red House Children's Book Awards: Books for Younger Readers 2007. Shortlisted for Branford Boase Award 2007 and Blue Peter Children's Book Awards: The Most Fun Story With Pictures 2007.
Andy has worked as a standup comedian, artist, TV script writer and cartoonist. This is his first book, but we know he will be writing and selling for years to come!