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Is it possible to actually die laughing? Not quite… but you can laugh so hard your tummy will hurt. All you have to do is choose one of the books from the list below and get reading. These books are so funny, readers of all ages will be holding their aching tummies… from laughing so hard.

  • Squidge Dibley Destroys the School - Mick Elliott

    Squidge Dibley is the new kid at Craglands South Primary… and the school might not survive him. This is the hilarious first book in a series about a very strange class, and a small, squidgy kid. But warning… this series is too gross for grown-ups!

  • Oi Aardvark! - Kes Gray, Jim Field

    Armadillos sit on pillows, bunnies sit on honey and cheetahs sit on fajitas… Let Frog, Dog and Cat guide you through the alphabet from Aardvark to Zebra in this hilarious new picture book from the creators of OI FROG!

  • The Wizard In My Shed - Simon Farnaby, Claire Powell

    Merdyn has been banished to the 21st century for bad behaviour, and he's about to create a whole load of trouble. Meet Merdyn the Wild (the world's most badly-behaved wizard), Rose (the world's most ordinary girl) and Bubbles (the world's best guinea pig) on a bust-a-gut hilarious adventure.

  • 1001 Really Ridiculously Silly Jokes - Clive Gifford

    What do you call a 20,000-year-old joke? PRE-HYSTERICAL. Know any good jokes? Here are 1001 (yes, one thousand and one!) awesome ones for the whole family to enjoy! With jokes galore, puns, one-liners, visual gags, play on words and hilarious illustrations, this bumper book is PRE-HYSTERICAL!

  • Mr Penguin and the Lost Treasure - Alex T. Smith

    From Alex T. Smith, the international bestselling creator of Claude, comes a brand-new hero – Mr Penguin, a side-splitting combination of Indiana Jones and Hercule Poirot. It’s the perfect series for readers who love slapstick humour, mystery and adventure.

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