The Accidental Billionaire by Tom McLaughlinThe Accidental Billionaire by Tom McLaughlin

The Accidental Billionaire

byTom McLaughlin

Paperback | August 16, 2017

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A new, hilarious book from author Tom McLaughlin, creator of the highly-acclaimed The Accidental Prime Minister. Funny by Name. Funny by Nature. Jasper Spam is mad about science, the problem is that all of his experiments tend to end in a BANG, until one day quite accidentally Jasper manages to invent something that will change the world forever . . .One crazy experiment involving a shed, a mallet, and a poorly aimed laser beam results in Jasper's cat Rover, becoming the world's first talking cat. Finally an invention that works - the Cat Chat 2000! Soon people are handing over all of their cash to get a talking cat. With his new found wealth Jasper can finally live the life he's always dreamed of - buying a mansion, sports team, and producing a Hollywood blockbuster. But is there a huge price to pay for bringing talking cats to the world, and money won't be able to solve the problem that the Cat Chat 2000 hascaused.
Tom McLaughlin is a talented author and illustrator. The Accidental Billionaire is Tom's third novel for 9-12 year olds. He has also published picture books with Bloomsbury, Puffin, Oxford University Press, Simon and Schuster, and Scholastic. Tom has also worked as a script writer and character designer for the Disney, and Nickelodeon ...
Title:The Accidental BillionaireFormat:PaperbackDimensions:240 pages, 7.8 × 5.08 × 0.03 inPublished:August 16, 2017Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0192749560

ISBN - 13:9780192749567

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Praise for The Accidental Prime Minister: "A quick, highly entertaining read with the potential to provoke brilliant discussions amongst its young readers." --Goodreads