The fifth book in the wickedly funny rhyming series for young readers from the irresistible pairing of Tim Healey and Chris Mould.
A wickedly funny series that will appeal to all young scientists, created by Chris Mould, illustrator of A Boy Called Christmas and Tim Healey. If you like Horrid Henry, you'll love Mortimer Keene.
Mortimer Keene is full to bursting with madcap plans, and if it's trouble you're after, look no further! With laugh-out-loud illustrations, rollicking rhymes, and short chapters perfect for new readers.
Mortimer Keene has made a robot! Several, in fact. And they're all being helpful around the school. Until Robo-13 goes haywire and hacks into the Robot Control system. Soon the robots are causing complete chaos! Can Mortimer regain control over his monstrous machines?
'Hilarious!' - Guardian
The illustrations are hilarious and the whole thing is one funny story! - Guardian
Attack of the Slime has brilliantly rhyming text and bright green slime-filled illustrations from the masterful Chris Mould - TBK Magazine
Attack of the Slime is a wonderfully inventive story, superbly presented and full of amazing illustrations. - Parents in Touch
Mortimer will quickly be a real favourite among newly independent readers. - Birmingham Mail
Attack of the Slime is fun, fast-paced and engaging. - South Wales Echo
Chris Mould went to art school at the age of sixteen. During this time, he did various jobs, from delivering papers to washing-up. Chris loves his work and writes and draws the kind of books that he would have liked to have on his shelf as a boy. He has won the Nottingham Children's Book Award, has been shortlisted for the Greenaway Award and commended for the Sheffield Book Award. Chris has also worked for the RSC, the BBC, the FT and many other famous initials, as well as for Aardman Animations, where he did character and environment development work on the film Flushed Away. Chris is married with two children and lives in Yorkshire.