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  • 5 stars across 6 books
    John Chambers was born and raised in Ireland and is now based in Berlin. He is the creator of long-running comic strip The Adventures of Festy O'Semtex in Phoenix Magazine and has developed concepts and written scripts for TV series, long and short films and many children's animation series, including Ted Sieger's Molly the Little Monster. Three times winner of the Best Animated Screenplay Award at the International Animated Film Festival, he was also Writer in Residence at the National Theatre, England in 2006. He has brought masterful storytelling and wry humour to a range of children's titles including; Granny Samurai, the Monkey King and I, Granny Samurai and the Brain of Ultimate Doomitude, and The Seven Deadly Finns (Walker Books).
    3rd January 2013

    Granny Samurai, the Monkey King and I

    Quirky, off-beat comedy about a boy scribe, a kick-ass granny and a primate with a vendetta. Eccentric young wordsmith ... More

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    1st January 2015

    The Seven Deadly Finns

    A slapstick, riotous, deadpan, raucous, highly illustrated cacophony of madcap Irish shenanigans for boys and girls of s... More

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    3rd April 2014

    Granny Samurai and the Brain of Ultimate Doomitude

    Second instalment about the adventures of this quirky, off-beat comedy duo - a boy scribe and a kick-ass granny. "I hav... More

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    15th February 2017

    Eddie Inventor

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    6th September 2018

    Mucking About

    We are in Ireland and it's an awfully long time ago. Centuries and centuries. The country is supposed to have gone Chris... More

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