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The Extremely Weird Thing that Happened in Huggabie Falls

The Extremely Weird Thing that Happened in Huggabie Falls

The Huggabie Falls Series, Book One

Adam Cece and Andrew Weldon

Winner of the Text Prize for Young Adult and Children’s Writing

Kipp Kindle and his friends Tobias Treachery and Cymphany Chan live in Huggabie Falls, the weirdest town on Earth. Weird things happen all the time—that’s normal. But when an extremely weird thing happens Kipp and his friends know that something is wrong. They embark on a fast-paced, action-packed, hilarious adventure to find out what is making everything turn normal, and to return the weirdness to Huggabie Falls.

With an evil villain, Felonious Dark, a creepy scientist and a fierce wand-wielding teacher, who has turned Cymphany into a baby hippopotamus, to contend with, not to mention killer vampire bats, vegetarian piranhas and a Portuguese-speaking lab rat called Ralf, Kipp, Tobias and Cymphany have quite a task ahead of them.

The Extremely Weird Thing that Happened in Huggabie Falls
is the first book in a trilogy of sublimely ridiculous laugh-out-loud adventure stories for middle-grade readers.

About the Authors

Adam Cece lives in Adelaide. His first book, Wesley Booth Super Sleuth, was published in 2015. In 2017, Adam won the Text Prize for Young Adult and Children’s Writing for The Extremely Weird Thing that Happened in Huggabie Falls.

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Andrew Weldon is a cartoonist whose work has appeared in the AGE, the BIG ISSUE, the AUSTRALIAN and the NEW YORKER. He has written and illustrated several children’s books including the Don’t Look Now series with Paul Jennings. Andrew lives in Melbourne.

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Extent:
288pp
Format:
Paperback
Text publication date:
2 April 2018
ISBN:
9781925603484
AU Price:
$14.99
NZ Price:
$17.99
Themes:
friendship, funny stories, self-acceptance, urban fantasy, weird stories
Reading age:
8+
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Praise for Adam Cece and Andrew Weldon
andThe Extremely Weird Thing that Happened in Huggabie Falls

‘Wonderfully weird and lots of fun!’

‘This book is very interesting and fun to read because you never know what will happen next and there are surprises around every corner! I think Adam Cece had great ideas that he turned it into a great book!’

‘Adam Cece’s The Extremely Weird Thing That Happened in Huggabie Falls is an engaging book that takes you through lots of funny twists as you explore the world of Kipp Kindle, Tobias Treachery and Cymphany Chan. It’s a mind-blowing tale, as strange things happen all the time. Adam wrote an amusingly hysterical story that you will just want to keep reading.’

‘This is a great book for anyone who likes books about Dutch werewolves, vegetarian piranhas, witches as maths teachers, crazy street names and…jam! It’s funny. If you were actually in the book it would be scary but if you’re reading you just want to know what’s going to happen. It’s like the author is talking to you, as well as writing the book. If there were more Huggabie Falls books I would definitely get them.’

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  • The Extremely Weird Thing that Happened in Huggabie Falls
    ebook
    ISBN: 9781925626520
    2 April 2018
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