Juvenile Fiction

The Brilliant World of Tom Gates

Author: Liz Pichon

Publisher: Scholastic UK

ISBN: 1407139487

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 256

View: 9874

Tom Gates is the master of excuses for late homework: dog attacks - spilt water - lightning... Tom's exercise book is full of his doodles and thoughts, as well as comments from his long-suffering teacher, Mr Fullerman.
Juvenile Fiction

Everything's Amazing Sort of

Author: Liz Pichon

Publisher: Candlewick Press

ISBN: 0763674737

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 416

View: 9700

Tom is back to school, but it's not all bad. He is thinking in his coming birthday but there is a problem, Granny Mavis says she's going to cook.
Juvenile Fiction

The Brilliant World of Tom Gates Annual

Author: Liz Pichon

Publisher: Scholastic UK

ISBN: 1407156276

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 64

View: 5005

THE BRILLIANT WORLD OF TOM GATES ANNUAL is a must-have for all Tom Gates fans. Packed with drawing guides, fun games, brilliant puzzles and perfect pranks to play on older sisters - this is the annual everyone will want!
Boys

The Brilliant World of Tom Gates

Author: Liz Pichon

Publisher: Scholastic Canada

ISBN: 1443119369

Category: Boys

Page: 256

View: 535

Meet Tom Gates -- a master of excuses, an expert doodler, a comic story writer extraordinaire, and the bane of his teacher's existence! In this recent recipient of the 2011 Roald Dahl Funny Prize, readers will find an honest, silly and laugh-out-loud book in the format of Tom's battered homework diary, crammed full of his scribbles and stories. And in his wacky journal, you'll find all sorts of comic craziness to make you groan with glee! Hear about Tom's worst holiday ever ("camping sucks") and the time his parents went to parents' evening ("groan"). Tom's battered homework diary is crammed with his scribbles and stories, cartoons and ideas -- as well as comments from the long-suffering Mr. Fullerman. Warning! Do not attempt to read this in public. You will laugh loudly!
Children's stories

Best Book Day Ever (so Far)

Author: Liz Pichon

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781407136820

Category: Children's stories

Page: N.A

View: 3816

Juvenile Fiction

Tom Gates is Absolutely Fantastic (at some things)

Author: Liz Pichon

Publisher: Scholastic UK

ISBN: 1407139967

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 272

View: 9707

Exciting News! Mr Fullerman announces that class 5F are going on an 'Activity Break'! Which should be fun. As long as I don't get stuck in a group with anyone who snores or worse still with . . . . . . Marcus Meldrew.

Excellent Excuses

Author: Liz Pichon

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781407173221

Category:

Page: N.A

View: 5380

Humorous stories

Super Good Skills (Almost...)

Author: Liz Pichon

Publisher: Scholastic Canada

ISBN: 1443157295

Category: Humorous stories

Page: 256

View: 1724

Tom Gates has super good skills! Tom, Delia and the whole Gates family are going on holiday. How will Tom manage to keep himself busy on the most boring campsite ever? By doodling, of course! An exciting new story - this time with doodle your own elements!
Boys

Tom Gates: Genius Ideas (Mostly)

Author: Liz Pichon

Publisher: Scholastic Canada

ISBN: 1443133035

Category: Boys

Page: 320

View: 7976

The highs and lows of Tom's life are funnier than ever in this fourth wicked diary in the Roald Dahl Funny Prize-winning series! Seeing Delia without her sunglasses on is a big shock for Tom, but that's nothing compared to the surprise that Dad has in store with his new-found fitness regime! He says he's going to compete at the school Sports Day . . . can you even imagine the horrendous shame that will bring? Meanwhile, Tom, Derek, and Norman are preparing for the school talent show. Tom is desperate to become a rock star . . . but will his band Dog Zombies actually get a chance to play, or will Tom's plans be thwarted by the Measly Marcus Meldrew? This fourth book in the award-winning Tom Gates series is packed with cheeky antics and hilarious doodles. Plus: a doodle-filled glossary will help Canadian kids make sense of British terms (what IS a caramel wafer, anyway?).

Tom Gates 13: Epic Adventure (kind of)

Author: Liz Pichon

Publisher: Scholastic UK

ISBN: 1407168096

Category:

Page: 256

View: 5769

The brand new hilarious and fully-illustrated instalment of the bestselling Tom Gates series! Having two sets of grandparents is turning out to be very good for me. The Wrinklies are keen on giving presents AND they're planning a family outing which is going to be EPIC! Even Delia wants to come. (I can always ignore her.)
Auditions

A Tiny Bit Lucky

Author: Liz Pichon

Publisher: Scholastic Canada

ISBN: 1443146277

Category: Auditions

Page: 272

View: 4915

What luck - more Tom Gates! Tom's dad wants to make a kite so they can go out together and get some fresh air. This would be okay with Tom if he had a dog, but that's just not going to happen. Tom's grumpy sister Delia is allergic to dogs! Tom has other things on his mind. The Rock Weekly Band Battle Audition is coming up, and Tom, Derek and Norman need some SERIOUS band practice. But Tom's not panicking because they have loads of time . . . time that passes quickly . . . time that runs out! Will Tom and his friends pull it together in time for the audition?

Family, Friends and Furry Creatures

Author: N.A

Publisher: Scholastic Canada

ISBN: 1443148261

Category:

Page: 256

View: 2537

What's up the Gates family tree? In the next hilarious illustrated instalment of Tom Gates, Mr. Fullerman has a class assignment: a family tree! Tom's ready to learn all about the Gates family, his friends and a furry creature (or two!). But just what is that squawking sound coming from Tom's shoes?
Children's stories

Yes! No (Maybe...)

Author: Liz Pichon

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781407148793

Category: Children's stories

Page: 272

View: 7136

The laugh-out-loud Tom Gates is back in another brilliant instalment of Liz Pichon's bestselling illustrated series. Sometimes making up my mind isn't easy to do. Especially when my grumpy sister Delia is LOOMING over me. Mum's on a mission to TIDY UP the whole house. She says if I can't decide what to get rid of, she'll do it for me. Which would be a DISASTER! Lucky for me, The FOSSILS come to my rescue (more than once!)
Boys

Extra Special Treats ( ... Not)

Author: Liz Pichon

Publisher: Scholastic Canada

ISBN: 1443139343

Category: Boys

Page: 240

View: 9928

Tom Gates: overachiever? We never thought we'd see the day! Tom's latest goal is to earn a Star Pupil Badge. Marcus Mildrew has one, and Tom wants one so he can stay in the library at lunchtime and catch up on his comics. But it's not going to be easy. To earn the badge, he'll have to get his homework in on time . . . and as always, his life is full of distractions. A new girl has moved in next door. A girl who hates him and keeps pulling faces. His grandparents are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary and Uncle Kevin thinks it would be a great idea to get a family portrait taken. Tom doesn't. And as usual, Delia is being very grumpy. How will Tom ever get his hands on that Star Pupil Badge?
Juvenile Fiction

Tom Gates 14: Biscuits, Bands and Very Big Plans

Author: Liz Pichon

Publisher: Scholastic UK

ISBN: 1407168134

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 240

View: 9673

The bestselling fully-illustrated Tom Gates series is back with a new book! This book is VERY important because it contains BISCUITS, BANDS and all my (doodled) plans to make DogZombies the BEST band in the world.
Families

Top of the Class (Nearly)

Author: Liz Pichon

Publisher: Scholastic Canada

ISBN: 1443157074

Category: Families

Page: 240

View: 4996

Tom Gates is back . and at the top of his class (nearly) From Tom: TIPS FOR BEING TOP OF THE CLASS (Sadly...I did NONE of these things.) 1. Stay awake in lessons (it helps.) 2. Don't draw HILARIOUS pictures of your teachers. 3. AVOID the class bully to stay out of trouble. 4. Don't let Mum and Dad write ANYTHING in your school planner. 5. Don't let your grumpy sister Delia BOSS you around. (Technically not a school issue - but still important.) I'm TRYING to get voted onto the school council as well - but thanks to the ABOVE list it's not exactly going to plan. This ninth story in the award-winning Tom Gates series is packed with cheeky antics and hilarious doodles! Plus: a doodle-filled glossary that will help Canadian kids make sense of British terms (what IS a caramel wafer, anyway?).

Tom Gates 11: Dogzombies Rule (Nearly)

Author: Liz Pichon

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781407171340

Category:

Page: 240

View: 9580

Here's my EXCELLENT PLAN to make DogZombies the BEST band in the WHOLE WIDE WORLD! How hard can it be? (Very.) Right now I'm going to: 1. Write more songs. (Not about teachers.) 2. Make a SPECTACULAR music video. (Easy.) 3. Get some sleep. (Tricky when you're being kept awake by LOUD NOISES.) 4. Annoy Delia. (Nothing to do with DOGZOMBIES but always FUN.)
Boys

Yes! No.

Author: Liz Pichon

Publisher: Scholastic Canada

ISBN: 1443148288

Category: Boys

Page: 272

View: 384

Tom's mum is madly gathering stuff from around the house to sell off at a boot sale. Tom's worried she might get rid of some of his prized things, but then again he might make a little money selling his stuff to buy a scooter! Meanwhile, Business Day is coming up at school. Tom comes up with a brilliant idea for an item his team can sell for Business Day. But because he was busy doodling, Tom accidentally gets himself switched to another group. And Tom's sister Delia continues to be grumpy, but now she has a key to her bedroom. What is she keeping locked behind that door?
Book industries and trade

Tom Gates: Absolutely Brilliant Book of Fun Stuff

Author: Liz Pichon

Publisher: Scholastic Canada

ISBN: 1443146218

Category: Book industries and trade

Page: 160

View: 6788

What's better than another Tom Gates book? Two Tom Gates books in one! This unique volume includes a hilarious new Tom Gates novella AND a whole bunch of doodle-tastic activities. It's a must-have for all Tom Gates fans! It's Book Week at Oakfield school and everyone is very excited. Mr. Keen says there will be an excellent prize for best costumes worn on Book Day, so suddenly making a good costume is vitally important! Of course Delia's not much help (as usual). Then Marcus decides that he is a super hero and can't understand why "Super Marcus" isn't the best name . . . PLUS: There's loads to read, make, and do! In fact, there are 64 pages stuffed full of excellent stuff like drawing guides, fun games, brilliant puzzles, and perfect pranks!