Spectacularly silly and utterly lovable, Moffatt's madcap story about a boy on stilts enrolling at a school for giants is brimming with hilarious set-pieces and a whole lot of heart.
Shortlisted for the Waterstones Children's Book Prize 2023 Younger Readers Shortlist
Harvey is a small boy in a giant world. On stilts!
When Harvey accidentally sets fire to his headteacher's trousers, Mum decides it's time for a BIG change and packs him off to Madame Bogbrush's School for Gifted Giants.But Harvey's not a giant. He's a boy on stilts. And if his classmates find out, they'll stomp him into a sandwich!
Publisher: Everything with Words
Number of pages: 224
Dimensions: 198 x 129 mm
A Sunday Times best Book of 2022: 'Funny and yucky with characterful caricatures by Rory Walker ... likely to be a hit read aloud. Expect a sequel involving vampires'. 'A funny, heartwarming delightful debut' The Bookseller A GIANT TRIUMPH! -A.F Steadman, Skandar and the Unicorn Thief. 'A totally original tall tale that's spurt-your-tea-out funny.' -Lucy Brandt, Leonora Bolt: Secret inventor
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