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Ribticklers!

Ribticklers!

Funny Stories

Michael Rosen

Kingfisher

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From a rajah with big ears to an orphan with enormous feet, all sorts of hilarious characters populate the pages of this humorous anthology. Michael Rosen has selected thirty-nine zany tales from around the
world. With stories by a stellar ensemble of classic and contemporary writers such as Roald Dahl, Margaret Mahy, and James Thurber, this hilarious introduction to the finest in comic writing will make readers laugh until their sides ache!

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Chapter One
NOTHING TO BE AFRAID OF
JAN MARK
"ROBIN WON'T GIVE you any trouble," said Auntie Lynn. "He's very quiet."
Anthea knew how quiet Robin was. At present he was sitting under the table,
and, until Auntie Lynn mentioned his...

About the author

Michael Rosen

Michael Rosen is a best-selling poet and writer for children, as well as a recognized authority on children's literature. His books include The Kingfisher Book of Children's Poetry, The Kingfisher Treasury of Funny Stories, and Walking the Bridge of Your Nose. He is also the author of the best-selling We're Going on a Bear Hunt.

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