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The Wizard in My Shed

By: Simon Farnaby,Claire Powell
Narrated by: Simon Farnaby
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Summary

Merdyn the Wild is from the Dark Ages. He's the world's greatest Warlock (don't call him a wizard), banished to the 21st century for bad behaviour, and he's about to create a whole load of trouble for Rose, aged 12.

Rose is a totally ordinary girl, on a mission to mend her broken family. 

Bubbles is Rose's guinea pig. He just poos a lot. 

When Rose bumps into Merdyn and discovers what he is, she quickly realises that he could be just what she needs. Rose agrees to help Merdyn navigate the confusing ways of the modern world (things like: the lidded bowl in the bathroom is NOT a sink, it's a TOILET, so definitely DON'T wash your face in it) if Merdyn gives her a spell to fix her family in return.

Now they just need to hide him in the shed without Rose's mum noticing, track down Merdyn's magic staff and find a way to send Merdyn back through time to the Dark Ages. What could possibly go wrong...?

From the writer of the Paddington 2 movie and writer and star of Horrible Histories, this hilariously silly, heartfelt adventure with a historical twist is perfect for fans of David Walliams and David Baddiel.

©2020 Simon Farnaby (P)2020 Hodder & Stoughton Limited

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Best Book Ever

Myself and my 10 year old daughter loved the book so much that we listened straight away on audio. We love Simon Farnaby anyway so knew he'd be amazing reading it...and he was! He made it even funnier with his voices and we fell more in love with Bubbles by listening to his voice!!!
Definitely worth buying the book and the audio book!

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wonderful funny story

loved this story. Simon read this with such detail acting out every character. 10/10

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Fantastic

Absolutely adored this book. Going to go and buy the paperback. Lovely reading voice from the author and sound effects.

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Wizard in my shed

Good narrator + good and funny story = one of the good story I've read

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Great book

My daughter of 7 almost 8 said it is awesome and her favourite book of all time.

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WOW!!!!!!

THIS IS THE BEST BOOK I HAVE EVER READ. IT HAS TRULY CHANGED MY LIFE. I WILL NEVER BE THE SAME AGAIN. I LOVE YOU SIMON FARNABY!

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loved it!

What a great book . How did you come up with all those spells? Excellent! Sean, 8 years old.