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Horrid Henry Reads a Book (Horrid Henry Early Reader #10)

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A reading competition? No way is Henry taking part in a reading contest. That is, until he hears the prize is a family trip to a theme park. Henry is determined to win - but how on earth is he going to read all those books?
Paperback, 80 pages
Published February 1st 2011 by Orion Children's Books
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Pauline
This is the second book in my after school book club. When my children were young as a treat our book at bed time would be a Horrid Henry story. My daughter used to read these wonderful tales out loud. She put on amazing voices and she read the stories so wonderfully well that we all laughed at the twists and turns. So imagine my glee when this was our class book club. My daughter, just back from university...but then...she was too busy! My heart plummeted. I read the book alone, imagining her v ...more
Michael
"What prize"
"Well Henry if you'd been paying
attention instead of scribbling, you'd know,
wouldn't you? said Miss Battle-Axe

When Henry discovered that first prize in the school reading competition was a family ticket to a brand new family theme park, he had to be the winner!! However Henry hated reading and the thought of turning the pages made him tired!!! How was he to overcome the odds and outsmart the likes Clever Clare and Brainy Brian. The week goes by and Henry hasn't read as much as one b
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Lily
Horrid Henry was great it was funny when Henry found out it was actually a book world theme park.
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Francesca Simon was born in St Louis, Missouri, grew up in California, and attended both Yale and Oxford Universities, where she specialised in Medieval Studies. How this prepared her to write children’s books she cannot imagine, but it did give her a thorough grounding in alliteration.

She then threw away a lucrative career as a medievalist and worked as a freelance journalist, writing for the Sun
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