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In this special volume, Paul has personally selected 30 tales from his entire collection to mark the occasion of the 30th anniversary of his first book.

The Paul Jennings phenomenon began with the publication of Unreal! in 1985. Thirty years and nine million books later, young readers all around the world continue to devour his stories.

In this special volume, Paul has personally selected 30 tales from his entire collection to mark the occasion of the 30th anniversary of his first book.

You'll find a girl made of ice, a dog who digs holes in the cemetery, a see-through boy, magic lipstick, a haunted toilet, a lie detector at school, two musical spirits who try to save a lighthouse – and lots, lots more.

Unbelievable, unmentionable and uncanny, these classic stories will surprise you, leave you tongue-tied, spook you, make you cry and have you laughing out loud.

Formats & editions

  • Trade Paperback

    9780670079254

    November 18, 2015

    Viking

    432 pages

    RRP $30.00

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Also by Paul Jennings

Rascal and the Dragon Droppings
Rascal Runs Away: A Rascal Story
The Reading Bug...& How You Can Help Your Child to Catch it
How Hedley Hopkins Did a Dare, Robbed a Grave, Made a New Friend Who Might Not Have Really Been There at All, And While He Was at it Committed a Terrible Sin Which Everyone Was Doing Even Though He Didn't Know it
Funniest Stories
Spookiest Stories
Weirdest Stories
Trickiest Stories
Unreal Collection!
Rascal's Shadow
The Many Adventures Of Singenpoo
The Nest
The Reading Bug... and How You Can Help
Paul Jenning's Spookiest Stories
Rascal Takes Off
Paul Jenning's Weirdest Stories
Rascal and the Monster
How Hedley Hopkins Did a Dare...
Spit It Out!
Deadly! Bindup
Wicked! Bind Up
Singenpoo Strikes Again
Uncovered!
The Gizmo

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Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life
The Getaway: Diary of a Wimpy Kid (BK12)
Love, Simon
Undercover Princess
La Belle Sauvage: The Book of Dust Volume One
Thirteen Reasons Why
Charlie And The Chocolate Factory
Twelve Nights
Ranger's Apprentice 4: Oakleaf Bearers
The Hazel Wood
Fallen
Our Australian Girl: The Lina Stories
Our Australian Girl: The Rose Stories
Clementine Rose and the Surprise Visitor 1
George's Marvellous Medicine
Artemis Fowl
Percy Jackson And The Lightning Thief (Book 1)
Turtles All the Way Down
Magnus Chase And The Ship Of The Dead (Book 3)
Everything, Everything