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John Dougherty

  • 4 stars across 40 books
    JOHN DOUGHERTY lives in Gloucestershire. A supply teacher with plenty of experience of classroom activities in primary education, he is also a singer-songwriter with one CD already available - and has appeared on TV when his living room was designed in a Gothic style by Laurence Llewellyn-Bowen. In 2004, he also ran the London Marathon to raise funds for a charity to help children in care.

    Zeus on the Loose was shortlisted for the Branford Boase Award in 2004 and Jack Slater Monster Investigator was shortlisted for the Ottaker's Children's Book Prize in 2005
    12th January 2017

    There's a Pig up my Nose!

    Winner of the Oscar's Book Prize 2018 What if a PIG got stuck up your NOSE? How ever would you get it out? When Natal... More

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    16th December 2014

    Stinkbomb and Ketchup-Face and the Evilness of Pizza

    Psst! Psst! Psssssst!!! OI, YOU!! Do you want to know a secret? Well? Do you? It's a good one . . . honest. You'll neve... More

    (3 reviews)
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    17th June 2015

    Stinkbomb and Ketchup-Face and the Bees of Stupidity

    Ssh! Keep the noise down! Shut Uuuuuppp!!! Thanks . . . There are strange things happening on the island of Great Kerfuf... More

    (1 review)
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    7th August 2014

    Stinkbomb & Ketchup-Face and the Quest for the Magic Porcupine

    Approved by the Great Kerfuffle Society for Approving Things Oi! You at the back! Yes, you! Stop mucking about and get a... More

    (1 review)
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    8th September 2011

    Oxford Reading Tree Traditional Tales: Level 8: Finn Maccool and the Giant's Causeway

    Finn MacCool and the Giant's Causeway is based on an Irish tale about the creation of the Giant's Causeway. Finn, an Iri... More

    (1 review)
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    20th April 2016

    Stinkbomb and Ketchup-Face and the Great Big Story Nickers

    Warning: This book contains nickers . . . but NOT the frilly kind! It's summertime in Great Kerfuffle and Stinkbomb and ... More

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    22nd September 2016

    Stinkbomb and Ketchup-Face and the Great Kerfuffle Christmas Kidnap

    More fun than your average elf! The perfect book to get you in the mood for all the madness of Christmas! Christmas! A t... More

    (1 review)
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    19th December 2013

    Stinkbomb & Ketchup-Face and the Badness of Badgers

    Winner of the Great Kerfuffle Best Book of Last Tuesday Hey you! No, not you - the person behind you. No, not him eith... More

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    1st January 2004

    Zeus On The Loose

    I am the great and mighty Zeus, mortal- give me one good reason why I shouldn't smite you here and now!'Alex's class are... More

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    8th September 2011

    Oxford Reading Tree Traditional Tales: Level 8: Pack of 24

    The Oxford Reading Tree Traditional Tales series includes 40 of the best known stories from all over the world, which ha... More

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