Only Milo knows why he is no longer Mum's "little angel" - five months ago something happened that changed him into a "monster". When he is sent away to stay with an old family friend, Cressida Bell, Milo becomes obsessed with a tale that will change his life: the story of Mighty Fizz Chilla.
Milo Kick is no longer Mum's little 'angel'. Five months ago something happened - something only Milo knows - that changed him into a 'monster'. Unable to cope, Mum sends him to stay with Cressida Bell, an old family friend, who lives by the sea. Gradually, Milo becomes obsessed with stories about wild Captain Jellicoe who lives in a nearby cave and who, in turn, has his own story to tell. It is a story that will change Milo's life forever. It is the story of Mighty Fizz Chilla.
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Philip Ridley was born in the East End of London, where he still lives and works. He studied painting at St Martin's and went on to write adult novels, plays for radio and theatre, and the screenplay for THE KRAYS. He has written several highly-acclaimed, award-winning novels for children, including Krindlekrax, Kasper in the Glitter, Scribbleboy, Mighty Fizz Chilla and, most recently, Zip's Apollo.
Mighty Fizz Chilla by Philip Ridley
Used - Very Good
Penguin Books Ltd
Short-listed for Blue Peter Children's Book Awards: The Book I Couldn't Put Down 2002 Short-listed for Blue Peter Book Award (Book I Couldn't Put Down Prize) 2002
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