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The Fat Man

The Fat Man

Author: Maurice Gee
$19.00(NZD)  inc GST

When people like Herbert Muskie take up residence in your mind, there's nothing you can do to get them out. Colin Potter is a skinny boy, hungry for chocolate. Herbert Muskie is enormously fat, hungry for revenge. A dramatic encounter down at the creek forges an unhappy alliance between the vindictive man and the fearful child. But who is the fat man and why does he hate the people of Loomis? What guilty secrets are hidden in the past and why are Colin's parents such special targets? A taut thriller from award-winning author Maurice Gee.


Winner of AIM Children's Book Award: Junior Fiction Category 1995 and

AIM Children's Book Award: AIM Book of the Year 1995.

Stock Information

General Fields

  • : 9780143304074
  • : Penguin Group (NZ)
  • : Puffin
  • : November 2008
  • : 200mm X 130mm
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Maurice Gee
  • : 13+
  • : 156