A terrific new story from the author of The Night I Met Father Christmas that is thrilling and heart-warming in equal measure, The Boy Who Made the World Disappear is a cautionary tale about the cosmic consequences of misplaced anger and why you should always be very careful what you wish for.
Following the breakout success of his instant festive classic, The Night I Met Father Christmas, get ready for the brilliant new novel from comedian, actor and bestselling author, Ben Miller!
'Stories are often about a good person who does a Bad Thing, and this is no exception...'
Harrison tries his best to be good. He doesn't steal, he always shares with his sister and he never cheats at board games, but Harrison also has a BIG flaw ... He can't control his temper!
So when he's given a black hole instead of a balloon at a party, Harrison jumps at the chance to get rid of everything that makes him cross. But when it's not just things he hates that are disappearing into the black hole but things he loves, too, Harrison starts to realise that sometimes you should be careful what you wish for...
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Ltd
Number of pages: 272
Dimensions: 198 x 130 x 23 mm
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“Another great read from a fine author.”
Anger itself is not bad. It's what you do with the anger that counts. I wish this book had been available when my children were young. I'm sure the gentle humour and cheeky sentiments would have had a... More
“A fabulous read!”
Oh my goodness me. I LOVED this story! It is a child-friendly romp through space but with an all important message for children everywhere…
Ben Miller’s own children are the stars of the show – how cool is that? The... More
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