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Lord of the Fries

3.32  ·  Rating Details  ·  41 Ratings  ·  6 Reviews
This wonderfully wise and witty new collection is full of surprises as ordinary kids in offbeat situations uncover the unexpected -- about themselves and others.In the title story, Carrie and Sam discover that while the Lord of the Fries, a legendary short -- very short! -- order cook at the Burger Barn, talks tough, he is anything but. In "Ick" Garnet and Brody find a cle ...more
Hardcover, 224 pages
Published March 15th 1999 by DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley) (first published February 1st 1999)
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Kaitlyn Adams
Dec 10, 2015 Kaitlyn Adams rated it it was ok
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I think I was expecting more from these stories, since I enjoyed Mr. Wynne-Jones's lecture so much. It took me a long time to get through the stories because the conflicts seemed a little trite. I loved ick, though. He definitely has the humor, and I think many kids would enjoy the stories, but I don't think I ever would have been his audience.
Jenna
Feb 03, 2015 Jenna is currently reading it
i think this is gonna be about a guy who works at a restaurant and makes the best fries ever which makes him the "lord of the fries" maybe?
Nathan
Jan 13, 2010 Nathan rated it really liked it
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The book Lord of the Fries is a funny easy book to read I never got bored reading this great book. Their are many stories in this book. Their is Luc who turns Rodney's life around.


This book really jumps from story to story and each story makes this book how good it is.


I recommend this book to everyone that loves to read about solving a problem.
Tacey
Dec 06, 2013 Tacey rated it really liked it
I especially like the Anne of Green Gables story, "The Anne Rehearsals." Reminded me of Rachael Lebeck and the Fancy Nancy stories!
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Feb 08, 2011 karly marked it as to-read
hope to read this book soon :)
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Apr 15, 2012 Emily rated it it was ok
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Tim Wynne-Jones (born 12 August 1948) is an English–Canadian author of children's literature, including picture books and novels for children and young adults, novels for adults, radio dramas, songs for the CBC/Jim Henson production Fraggle Rock, as well as a children's musical and an opera libretto.

Awards:
Arthur Ellis Award
Best Juvenile (2001): The Boy in the Burning House
Edgar Award
Best Young
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