Author(s): Spike Milligan
Children's fiction | No Category
This is a beautifully illustrated anthology of Spike Milligan's imaginative and hilarious stories for children. It includes such delightful poems and stories as On the Ning Nang Nong, The Terrible Monster Jelly and poems from Silly Verse For Kids.
The long-awaited new collection of Spike Milligan's hilarious stories and poems for children
Spike Milligan, the much-loved entertainer, was widely regarded as the most influential British comedian since the Second World War. On his death in 2002, he was remembered as an 'irreverent and hysterical presence' by Prince Charles. Fellow comedian and writer Stephen Fry described Milligan's writing as 'absolutely immortal'. He was awarded a CBE in 1992 for his work as an entertainer, broadcaster and writer and in 1994 he received a Lifetime Achievement Award at the British Comedy Awards. He received an honorary knighthood in 2001.