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Problems with a Python by Jeremy Strong


Problems with a Python by Jeremy Strong

Adam agrees to look after Gary's pet python, Steak and Kidney. Chaos ensues with hilarious results. Barrington Stoke specialise in books for reluctant, struggling and dyslexic readers.

About the Author

Jeremy Strong is the UK's best-loved former jam doughnut stuffer/ humour writer for children. A former Head Teacher, he is an enthusiastic advocate for funny books for children and his own titles have been responsible for turning thousands of children into enthusiastic readers. Jeremy writes from a shed in his garden in a small village near Bath and travels the length and breadth of the country talking to school children about books. He regularly appears at festivals and visits schools. He has written Living with Vampires, Mad Iris, Mad Iris Goes Missing and Problems with a Python for Barrington Stoke. He now lives in Bradford-on-Avon in Somerset.

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Publication date

1st April 2009


Jeremy Strong

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Barrington Stoke Ltd


64 pages


General fiction (Children's / Teenage)



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