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Andy Mulligan - Author

About the Author

Andy Mulligan was brought up in the south of London. He worked as a theatre director for ten years before travels in Asia prompted him to retrain as a teacher. He has taught English and drama in India, Brazil, the Philippines and the UK. He now divides his time between London and Manila.

Featured books by Andy Mulligan

Liquidator

Liquidator

Author: Andy Mulligan Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/10/2015

LIQUIDATOR! The brand-new, delicious and wildly popular energy drink. For those who wanna win! The company that makes it is set to earn a fortune, with its global launch climaxing at an international rock concert that will SHAKE the planet. The only problem?An innocent child is dying. Meet Vicky and her class-mates - their work experience is about to spin totally out of control as they uncover a secret that could change the world. And put them all in mortal danger ...From the award-winning author of TRASH comes an action-packed thriller full of danger, hilarity and - above all - friendship.

Other books by Andy Mulligan

Dog

Dog

Author: Andy Mulligan Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 07/06/2018

When Tom meets Spider he is sure he has found a friend for life. But their companionship does not run smoothly. Spider can't help being the naughty puppy that he is, and Tom has a lot on his plate: a new school, a bully and his parents' separation. But both boy and dog are far braver and more determined than anyone could have imagined. And as they journey to be reunited, unbreakable bonds of love are built.

Spider. Die groe Reise eines kleinen Hundes

Spider. Die groe Reise eines kleinen Hundes

Author: Andy Mulligan Format: eBook Release Date: 27/03/2018

Der Hund senkte den Kopf. Seine Ohren zuckten und das Fell im Nacken stellte sich Haar fur Haar auf. Er spurte ein seltsames Kribbeln, und seine Schwanzspitze wurde ganz hei. "e;Tom ist in der Nahe"e;, sagte er leise. "e;Und er braucht mich. Ich spur es."e;Spider hat bei seinem Herrchen Tom ein richtiges Zuhause gefunden. Wenn doch blo nicht so viel schief gehen wrde! Spider ist nun mal wild und unerfahren und bringt immer wieder alles durcheinander! Dabei hat Tom schon genug Sorgen - die Trennung seiner Eltern, eine neue Schule, und dann noch dieser Junge, der ihm das Leben schwer macht ... Vielleicht hat die Spinne doch Recht, und Spider wird gar nicht von Tom geliebt. Vielleicht hat die Katze Recht, und Spider sollte einfach davonlaufen?Spider muss einen langen und abenteuerlichen Weg gehen, um zu verstehen, dass sein Platz an Toms Seite ist -, der ihn nicht nur ber alles liebt, sondern ihn auch dringend braucht!Ein neues Buch vom Gewinner des Guardian Children's Fiction Prize

Dog

Dog

Author: Andy Mulligan Format: Hardback Release Date: 26/10/2017

A new book from the winner of the Guardian Children's Fiction Prize When Tom meets Spider, he thinks he has found a friend for life. But their friendship doesn't run smoothly; Spider can't help being a naughty puppy, while Tom has to deal with his parents' separation, the pressure of a new school and a bully's unwanted attention. But when Tom and Spider become separated, they learn that they are far braver and more determined than anyone could have imagined. And in losing each other, they discover an unbreakable bond of love.

Liquidator

Liquidator

Author: Andy Mulligan Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 06/10/2016

LIQUIDATOR! The brand-new, delicious and wildly popular energy drink. For those who wanna win! The company that makes it is set to earn a fortune, with its global launch climaxing at an international rock concert that will SHAKE the planet. The only problem? An innocent child is dying. Meet Vicky and her class-mates - their work experience is about to spin totally out of control as they uncover a secret that could change the world. And put them all in mortal danger ...From the award-winning author of TRASH comes an action-packed thriller full of danger, hilarity and - above all - friendship.

Liquidator

Liquidator

Author: Andy Mulligan Format: eBook Release Date: 22/04/2016

LIQUIDATOR heit der brandneue, beliebte Energydrink fur Sieger! Er schmeckt phantastisch, alle trinken ihn - er macht praktisch suchtig. Aber keine Sorge: Der Getrankekonzern hat die Zutaten schlielich an ein paar armen Kindern in Afrika getestet. Dass eines davon gerade an den Folgen stirbt, muss ja keiner wissen. Es DARF keiner wissen! Und als Vicky, Katkat, Ben und ein paar andere bei ihrem Schulpraktikum zufallig auf diese furchtbare Wahrheit stoen, ist der Konzern fest entschlossen, auch sie aus dem Weg zu schaffen. Doch Vicky und ihre Freunde besitzen mehr Siegerqualitaten als LIQUIDATOR verspricht. Ein neuer Thriller des preisgekrnten Autors von "e;Trash"e;.

Liquidator

Liquidator

Author: Andy Mulligan Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/10/2015

LIQUIDATOR! The brand-new, delicious and wildly popular energy drink. For those who wanna win! The company that makes it is set to earn a fortune, with its global launch climaxing at an international rock concert that will SHAKE the planet. The only problem?An innocent child is dying. Meet Vicky and her class-mates - their work experience is about to spin totally out of control as they uncover a secret that could change the world. And put them all in mortal danger ...From the award-winning author of TRASH comes an action-packed thriller full of danger, hilarity and - above all - friendship.

The Boy with Two Heads

The Boy with Two Heads

Author: Andy Mulligan Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 07/05/2015

How would you feel if you woke up and found another head growing out of your neck? A living, breathing, TALKING head, with a rude, sharp tongue and an evil sense of humour. It knows all your darkest thoughts and it's not afraid to say what it thinks . . . to ANYBODY. That's what happens to eleven-year-old Richard Westlake, and life becomes very, very complicated. Part thriller, part horror, part comedy - this is one of the most riveting novels about fear and friendship that you will ever read. Andy Mulligan won the 2011 Guardian Children's Fiction Prize, and his international bestseller, Trash, is now a major film - directed by Stephen Daldry and with screenplay by Richard Curtis.

Trash

Trash

Author: Andy Mulligan Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/12/2014

NOW A MAJOR FILM BY STEPHEN DALDRY AND RICHARD CURTIS Raphael is a dumpsite boy. He spends his days wading through mountains of steaming trash, sifting it, sorting it, breathing it, sleeping next to it. Then one unlucky-lucky day, Raphael's world turns upside down. A small leather bag falls into his hands. It's a bag of clues. It's a bag of hope. It's a bag that will change everything. Soon Raphael and his friends Gardo and Rat are running for their lives. Wanted by the police, it takes all their quick-thinking and fast-talking to stay ahead. As the net tightens, they uncover a dead man's mission to put right a terrible wrong. And now it's three street boys against the world...

Der zweite Kopf des Richard Westlake

Der zweite Kopf des Richard Westlake

Author: Andy Mulligan Format: eBook Release Date: 01/10/2014

Wie wurdest DU dich fuhlen, wenn du eines Morgens feststellst, dass dir ein ZWEITER KOPF wachst? Und zwar ein sehr lebendiger, atmender, SPRECHENDER Kopf mit einer eigenen Meinung und einem ziemlich finsteren Sinn fur Humor? Der all deine DUNKELSTEN Geheimnisse kennt und keine Scheu hat, seine Meinung offen auszusprechen? Genau das passiert dem 11-jahrigen Richard Westlake. Sein zweiter Kopf Rikki ist wutend und rucksichtslos und genau das Gegenteil des freundlichen Richard, der still unter dem Tod seines geliebten Grovaters leidet. Auch wenn Eltern, Lehrer und Freunde versuchen, die beiden als ganz normales Mitglied ihrer Gemeinschaft zu sehen, treibt Rikki Keile in jede Beziehung. Und nicht nur das - ehrgeizige Wissenschaftler versuchen, Rikkis Gehirn in die Finger zu kriegen ... "e;Mulligan brilliert in dieser auergewhnlichen Darstellung von Trauer. Eine hchst originelle, emotionale Mischung aus schwarzer Komdie und Thriller - und ein wrdiger Nachfolger von Mulligans exzellentem Buch TrashTHE DAILY MAIL

The Boy with Two Heads

The Boy with Two Heads

Author: Andy Mulligan Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 03/06/2013

How would YOU feel if you woke up and found another head growing out of YOUR neck? What's more it's a living, breathing, TALKING head, with a rude, sharp tongue and an evil sense of humour. It knows all your darkest thoughts and it's not afraid to say what it thinks. To ANYBODY. That's exactly what happens to eleven-year-old Richard Westlake. Prepare to be stunned. Part thriller, part horror, part comedy - this is one of the most riveting novels about fear and friendship that you will ever read, straight out of the astonishing storytelling HEAD of Andy Mulligan(author of the amazing Trash) direct to your very own BRAIN.

Ribblestrop Forever!

Ribblestrop Forever!

Author: Andy Mulligan Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 30/08/2012

The final book in the trilogy from the prize-winning author of Trash and Dog, RibblestropForever! is sure the delight the most mischievous among us. The children are back! - but an air-crash and an unsteerable raft quickly land them in deep waters. Rescued by a mad librarian, they're soon off on a dangerous quest across the wilds of Ribblemoor, exploring haunted flare-paths. Can they uncover the ancient mysteries of a secret tribe? Can they survive the dangers of Lightning Tor? Inspector Cuthbertson is right behind them, determined to destroy the school for good: it's the final conflict... PRAISE FOR RIBBLESTROP: `Masterful knockabout humour....the book bulges with irreverent fun and incident.' The Irish Times `Ribblestrop has the crazy school appeal of Hogwarts and the grim humour of Lemony Snicket, and looks like a winner.' The Independent `Ribblestrop is disgracefully dangerous high-octane fun of the highest order: an outrageous delight' Philip Ardagh, in the Guardian

Rollercoasters: Trash Reader

Rollercoasters: Trash Reader

Author: Andy Mulligan Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/04/2012

Educational edition of Andy Mulligan's page-turning, hard-hitting adventure story

The The Dangerous World of Joe McGinty BC Red (KS2) B/5B The Dangerous World of Joe McGinty Red (KS2) B/5b

The The Dangerous World of Joe McGinty BC Red (KS2) B/5B The Dangerous World of Joe McGinty Red (KS2) B/5b

Author: Andy Mulligan Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 05/05/2011

This title is part of Bug Club, the first whole-school reading programme to combine books with an online reading world to teach today's children to read. In this Year 6 Red B (NC level 5b) fiction short story collection ... Joe McGinty lives in a dangerous world. Well, he does on Thursdays, when he becomes Lizard Seven, a secret agent sent on exciting missions that never turn out quite as he expects ...

Return to Ribblestrop

Return to Ribblestrop

Author: Andy Mulligan Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 03/02/2011

From the prize-winning author of Trash and Dog, Return to Ribblestrop is sure the delight the most mischievous among us. It's a new term at Ribblestrop and the headmaster is hoping for a bit more organisation. But secrets remain under the ground, the new Chaplain is not all that he seems, and a truck load of circus animals has taken refuge in the school grounds. Amongst the new intake are a footballing protegee and a trainee psychopath... not to mention a pregnant panther and an escaped crocodile. Things are about to go from bad to worse at Ribblestrop... can Millie, Sanchez and the gang help save the day once more? PRAISE FOR RIBBLESTROP: `Masterful knockabout humour....the book bulges with irreverent fun and incident.' The Irish Times `Ribblestrop has the crazy school appeal of Hogwarts and the grim humour of Lemony Snicket, and looks like a winner.' The Independent `Ribblestrop is disgracefully dangerous high-octane fun of the highest order: an outrageous delight' Philip Ardagh, in the Guardian

Trash

Trash

Author: Andy Mulligan Format: eBook Release Date: 26/10/2010

In an unnamed Third World country, in the not-so-distant future, three ';dumpsite boys' make a living picking through the mountains of garbage on the outskirts of a large city. One unlucky-lucky day, Raphael finds something very special and very mysterious. So mysterious that he decides to keep it, even when the city police offer a handsome reward for its return. That decision brings with it terrifying consequences, and soon the dumpsite boys must use all of their cunning and courage to stay ahead of their pursuers. It's up to Raphael, Gardo, and Ratboys who have no education, no parents, no homes, and no moneyto solve the mystery and right a terrible wrong.Andy Mulligan has written a powerful story about unthinkable povertyand the kind of hope and determination that can transcend it. With twists and turns, unrelenting action, and deep, raw emotion, Trash is a heart-pounding, breath-holding novel.

Ribblestrop

Ribblestrop

Author: Andy Mulligan Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 06/04/2009

From the prize-winning author of Trash and Dog, Ribblestrop is sure the delight the most mischievous among us. When your school's motto is `Life is dangerous', you know that anything can happen - and everything does! There's no school that's quite like Ribblestrop, complete with roofless dormitories, distracted teachers, and a perilous underground labyrinth. And then there are the students! You'll meet Sanchez, a Colombian gangster's son hiding from kidnappers; Millie, an excluded arsonist and self-confessed wild child; Caspar, the landlady's spoiled grandson; the helpful but hapless Sam and his best friend Ruskin, plus a handful of orphans from overseas who are just happy to have beds - even if they are located in a roofless part of the building... `Masterful knockabout humour....the book bulges with irreverent fun and incident.' The Irish Times `Ribblestrop has the crazy school appeal of Hogwarts and the grim humour of Lemony Snicket, and looks like a winner.' The Independent `Ribblestrop is disgracefully dangerous high-octane fun of the highest order: an outrageous delight' Philip Ardagh, in the Guardian

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