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The Wrong End of the Dog, Or, the Pedal-Bin Pelican. by Philip Ardagh (Grubtown Tales #4)

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When famous film star Tawdry Hipbone visits Grubtown for the world premiere of her latest movie, Mayor Flabby Gomez couldn't be more excited - but, as usual, nothing goes to plan. Miss Hipbone's dog, Snooks, is snatched by a low-flying pelican, and Grubtown's ragbag of bungling buffoons face a race against time to find him.
Paperback, 124 pages
Published February 1st 2010 by Faber & Faber
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Oct 30, 2014 Axel rated it liked it
The Wrong End Of The Dog is very funny. a famous film star comes to visit the city of Grubtown. Her name is Tawdry Hipbone. When she goes out to get a view of the city she takes her dog with her. Her dog is very expensive. when she goes to the litter patrol place a bird flies by and snatches her dog. Mayor Flabby Gomez is making a lot of money because she is not leaving until she gets her dog back. she is staying in all the hotels each at a time so that is how he makes money. They are racing to ...more
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This book was kinda good but not like to good so it was in the middle .It was mostly talking about how there was animals on peoples heads. My favorite part was at the end where it showed the names of the people it was my favorite part because it had funny things about them in the side well some of them where funny but yea .It was a okay book and whoever likes humorous books will maybe like this one ..
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Over six-and-a-half feet tall, with a bushy beard,Philip Ardagh is not only very big but also very hairy. He is the author of the Eddie Dickens Trilogy and when not writing silly books, Mr. Ardagh is quite serious and frowns a great deal. He lives in a seaside town somewhere in England with his wife and their son, Fred.
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