John Fardell


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John Fardell is a British cartoonist and author.

He is a regular contributor to the adult comic Viz, and has created and drawn two of the most popular and long-running strips, The Modern Parents[1] and The Critics, as well as the more recent (and rather less popular) additions of Ferdinand the Foodie and Desert Island Teacher. His work for Viz often tends to satirise various types of self-important or self-righteous middle class people. The Modern Parents, for example, portrays the way a mother and father insist on bringing up their young sons following a doctrine of what they term as 'ethical awareness', much to the detriment of their children.

Fardell is also the author and illustrator of three children's adventure novels — The Seven Profes
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Average rating: 4.0 · 893 ratings · 152 reviews · 16 distinct worksSimilar authors
The Day Louis Got Eaten

4.09 avg rating — 364 ratings — published 2011 — 5 editions
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The Seven Professors of the...

3.93 avg rating — 315 ratings — published 2004 — 10 editions
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The Flight of the Silver Tu...

3.85 avg rating — 93 ratings — published 2006 — 6 editions
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Jeremiah Jellyfish Flies High!

3.79 avg rating — 42 ratings — published 2010 — 2 editions
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Manfred the Baddie

4.30 avg rating — 30 ratings — published 2008 — 4 editions
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The Secret of the Black Moo...

3.96 avg rating — 23 ratings — published 2006
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The Day Louis Got Eaten (An...

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Der Tag, an dem Louis gefre...

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När Leo blev uppäten

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Der Finstere Plan Des Profe...

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