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  • Published: 1 October 2011
  • ISBN: 9781842709429
  • Imprint: Andersen
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 32
  • RRP: $14.99

Mr Underbed


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A perfect bedtime book for children who are afraid of monsters under their beds, from this multi-award winning artist.

When Jim kindly allows Mr Underbed to sleep in his bed he is unprepared for all the other night-time visitors who want to share it too!

  • Pub date: 1 October 2011
  • ISBN: 9781842709429
  • Imprint: Andersen
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 32
  • RRP: $14.99

About the Author

Chris Riddell

Chris Riddell is an acclaimed artist of children’s books and a political cartoonist for the Observer. Amongst other titles, Chris illustrates the Ottoline young fiction series and the Goth Girl series, as well as working closely with Paul Stewart on the Edge Chronicles and Wyrmeweald. Children's Laureate from 2015-2017, he has won many awards for his work, including the Nestlé Gold Award, the UNESCO Award for Something Else and the rare honour of three Kate Greenaway Medals.

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Praise for Mr Underbed

“A wonderful book that's ideal for bedtime reading.”

Parents Magazine

“Riddell's expressive and colourful pictures bring the text to life. Recommended as bedtime reading for even the youngest audience, particularly those who often end up out of bed during the night!”

School Librarian


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