The Astounding Broccoli Boy

Even more laughs than Millions! If you turn green, does it mean: 1) You have plague. 2) You’re turning into a superhero. 3) You eat too much veg. Or even: 4) You’re jealous that you’ve not yet read this book? Rory is a cautious kid who likes to be ready for anything. But how do you prepare for turning green? Stuck in a remote isolation ward with two other green kids, Rory is confused. So are the medics. Is it his genes? Or maybe a weird virus? Well – check out how much this book looks like a can of Green Giant sweetcorn. We’re guessing it might have a veggie superhero inside…

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    Frank Cottrell Boyce

    Frank Cottrell Boyce is an author, screenwriter and writer of the London 2012 Olympics Opening Ceremony! His first children’s book Millions won the Carnegie medal, and was made into a film by Danny Boyle. He used to run a Punch and Judy show, earning a fortune in small change, and just like Damian in Millions, he is a Catholic who is fascinated by stories of the saints.

    Awards

    Winner of the Carnegie Medal for Millions.

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