Billy the Kid Goes Wild

by Francesca Simon, Emily Bolam

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  • 9781444006025

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Billy the kid has so much to do before Gabby Goose's birthday party, there's no way he's ready for his afternoon nap. It's up to the rest of the animals in Potter's Barn to tire him out and ensure Gabby's party goes off with a bang!


  • Hachette Children's; December 2011
  • ISBN: 9781444006025
  • Read online, or download in secure ePub format
  • Title: Billy the Kid Goes Wild
  • Author: Francesca Simon; Emily Bolam (ill.)
  • Imprint: Orion Children's Books
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ISBNs
  • 9781444006025

About The Author

Francesca Simon spent her childhood on the beach in California and started writing stories at the age of eight. She wrote her first Horrid Henry book in 1994. Horrid Henry has gone on to conquer the globe; his adventures are published in 27 languages and have sold millions of copies worldwide.

Francesca has won the Children's Book of the Year Award and been a judge for the Guardian Children's Fiction Prize and the Roald Dahl Funny Prize. In 2009, in one of the proudest moments of her career, Francesca was awarded a Gold Blue Peter badge.

Francesca is also a passionate ambassador for children's literacy and is a trustee of the World Book Day charity. She lives in North London with her family.

Visit Francesca's website at www.francescasimon.com and keep up-to-date with Horrid Henry at www.horridhenry.co.uk. You can also follow her on Twitter @simon_francesca