Mr Gum Pack

The bestselling books which have taken the world by storm, starring Mr Gum – a grotty old grump of a man who wants everyone to be as miserable as he is! Mr Gum is so horrible that children scream when they look at him and dogs run to hide under hedges. He is absolutely grimsters. And when he puts a curse on the town and does lots of other very nasty things besides, it’s lucky that a couple of handy heroes, Polly and Jake the dog, are around to give Mr Gum a taste of his own medicine!

Containing seven crazy books to leave you choking with laughter, here’s a bonkers bonanza of silly laughs from the winner of the Roald Dahl Funny Prize.

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Fun Stuff


  • Mr Gum Card Game

    Download the Mr Gum Card Tournament, complete with character cards with ratings for hairiness, intelligence, stink factor and more!

    Download Mr Gum Card Game
  • Mr Gum wallpaper

    Download this funny Mr Gum wallpaper for your computer!

    Download Mr Gum wallpaper

Recent reviews

  • loved it

    All of the Mr.Gum books are brilliantly written. My favourite book in this set is Mr.Gum and the Goblins

    5 March 2013

  • geat

    2 March 2011

  • I have read all of these books and I thought they were mind-blowing! I like the part in the second book where Mr Gum tries to steal the gingerbread man’s money.

    25 February 2011

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    Andy Stanton

    Andy Stanton is author of the hilarious Mr Gum books. He’s won loads of awards, especially those voted for by children.


    Andy has won the Blue Peter, Red House and Richard & Judy awards for You’re a Bad Man Mr Gum, and the Blue Peter Award and Roald Dahl Funny Prize for Mr Gum and the Dancing Bear.

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