Mr Gum and the Secret Hideout

Shabba me whiskers! He’s back – Lamonic Bibber’s dastardly old loon, Mr Gum! But what is our old fiend up to now? Could there be eight ladies all called Pamela? Will Friday O’Leary really have to wrestle a giant man-eating octopus? And what is beastly butcher Billy William plotting? Read this barking bonkers book to find out!

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  • liked it

    It is a good book but it doesn’t hook u in well.

    12 April 2014

  • This book was a really good book when I read it in the holidays my sister got them for her birthday and I had nothing better to read, I found this book really for little children I enjoyed the book but ther wasn’t enough words on a pages so it didn’t take long to read

    9 March 2013

  • loved it

    Mr.Gum is a hilareous character! This time he’s got a secret hideout and he’s polluted Lamonic bibber by burning rotten meat

    5 March 2013

  • Jjj

    13 June 2012

  • loved it

    I read this book before christmas and it’s really funny, I couldn’t stop laughing as well as it has some really good illustrations.

    4 March 2012

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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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