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Horrid Henry: Up, Up and Away

Written by Francesca Simon

Part of the Horrid Henry Series

Key Stage 1

LoveReading View on Horrid Henry: Up, Up and Away

Funny, short illustrated stories about Horrid Henry - up to his usual chaotic and madcap adventure, involing essays on the Tudors and the school play amongst others!

Tricia Adams

Horrid Henry: Up, Up and Away Synopsis

Number One for fiendish fun! Horrid Henry takes to the skies in UP, UP AND AWAY! Horrid Henry is back and cheekier than ever in this brand-new book from the internationally bestselling author Francesca Simon. Contains four brand-new stories, featuring Horrid Henry wreaking havoc on an airplane, being forced to write an essay about the Tudors, sabotaging the school play and sneaking on to a forbidden rollercoaster. Illustrated by Tony Ross, these timeless stories offer an irresistible introduction to reading for pleasure, featuring one of the best-loved characters in children's fiction.

Horrid Henry: Up, Up and Away Press Reviews

Horrid Henry is great fun and as irresistible as ever - Book Bag

All new Horrid Henry stories are a joy to read - Daily Mail

Forget Harry Potter, it's a wicked, spiteful boy who's really firing kids' imaginations - Guardian

Praise for the series: These books are hilarious - Yorkshire Reporter

Book Information

ISBN: 9781510105928
Publication date: 21st March 2019
Author: Francesca Simon
Publisher: Orion Children's Books an imprint of Hachette Children's Group
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 144 pages
Year Groups: Key Stage 1

About Francesca Simon

Francesca Simon was born in St Louis, Missouri, grew up in California, and attended both Yale and Oxford Universities, where she specialised in Medieval Studies. She worked as a freelance journalist, writing for the Sunday Times, Guardian, Mail on Sunday, Telegraph, and Vogue (US) and after her son Joshua was born in 1989, she started writing children’s books full time. One of the UK’s best-selling children’s writers, Francesca has published over 50 books, including the immensely popular HORRID HENRY series, which has now sold over fifteen milllion copies.Francesca won the Children’s Book of ...

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