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CHILD OF THE BEAST by Jack Meggitt-Phillips

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SKU 9780008568177 ISBN: 9780008568177
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The book that bites back is BACK! In the fourth beastly book from Jack Meggit-Phillips, the most distinctive new voice for readers of 8-12, there are surprises in store for Bethany about her missing family�?� For centuries, the beast has tormented the world. But now, there�?Ts a change to a menu, and the beast is going cold turkey �?" which essentially means eating no priceless works of art . . . or purple parrots . . . or CHILD-SIZED PRANKSTERS. Ebenezer and Bethany are attempting to help the beast vomit some good into the world �?" even though they really haven�?Tt come anywhere close to managing the business of do-gooding themselves. But Bethany is distracted by her date-not-a-date with Geoffrey, while Ebenezer is worried by a file which reveals a truth about Bethany�?Ts parents that might just ruin life for everyone at the 15-storey house . . . The beast is left to teach itself how to be good. But its impulses can�?Tt be ignored, and all the worst parts of the beast crawl out of the beast�?Ts belly to form a dreadful child. At first the beast is charmed by its ghastly progeny. So clever! So horrible! But to its surprise, it develops something approaching a conscience. When the child finds out the truth about Bethany�?Ts parents and plans to use it against her, can Ebenezer and the beast stop it from destroying Bethany�?Ts hopes and dreams for ever? The Beast and the Bethany has all the classic macabre humour of Roald Dahl with the warmth and charm of Despicable Me, finished off with a gleeful bite of Little Shop of Horrors!; 288 pages; 28/09/2023

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