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Twelve-year-old Joe Warden isn't happy. He has rich, uncaring parents and is virtually a prisoner in the huge family mansion, Thattlebee Hall. Worst o...

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“Grannies are Evil!”

published 21/11/2009

This book is fantastic, mainly because of its witt...

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This story was about a wealthy kid named Joe who didn’t really like his life that much. One of them reasons was his Granny whom was the most evil Grandma ever and throughout the story she kills 2 innocent people and nearly killed her own Grandson. After many scenarios of Granny being unpleasant...

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“Here comes Granny”

published 15/03/2004

Funny and scary

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The background bit. Anthony Horowitz is a prolific writer, an author of children's books, TV, films and theatre. His TV shows include; Midsommer Murders, Poirot and Murder in Mind. His theatre include; Mindgame and the musical The 5,000 fingers of Dr T. The Characters; Jordan Morgan Warden, known...

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“Bad Granny!”

published 20/06/2000

Mysterious, funny

they may become scared of their granny!

Granny, a story that delightfully highlights the misunderstanding and mystique of grannies, and lives out every child's fear. Joe, is rich and spoilt and hates his granny. She embarrasses him by buying him babyish christmas presents, and always gives him a sloppy kiss whenever she comes to visit...

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a solid, action packed read

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This book is an intrigueing mix of witty humour and good solid entertaining reading. It has 3 main characters, Joe Warden, aged 11 and his parents Mr and Mrs Warden. They have one problem, Mrs Warden's mother (joe's grandmother!) is an evil woman who is terrorising hell on the whole family. She...

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