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Timmy Failure: Mistakes Were Made (edition 2013)

by Stephan Pastis (Author), Stephan Pastis (Illustrator)

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Title:Timmy Failure: Mistakes Were Made
Authors:Stephan Pastis (Author)
Other authors:Stephan Pastis (Illustrator)
Info:Walker (2013), Hardcover, 304 pages
Collections:Your library, Children's Lit & Picture Books
Tags:children, fiction, humour, primary school, school days, illustrated

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Timmy Failure: Mistakes Were Made by Stephan Pastis




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Timmy Failure is a boy who runs a detective agency in his spare time with his best friend a polar bear. He is completely clueless when it comes to solving mysteries and is in competition with she who must not be named while Molly Moskins is in love with him. One of those boy-with-overactive-imagination stories that fans of DOAWK will love. The prologue is very good and had me hooked at the start.
  nicsreads | Apr 1, 2014 |
  BRCSBooks | Mar 30, 2014 |
  scducharme | Aug 25, 2013 |
Timmy is an aspiring detective, the problem is, he is completely clueless. Of course, he thinks he is a genius. As he tries to solve mysteries for his friends, he bumbles around and misses big clues and generally causing more trouble than when the mystery started.

I kept checking to see how many pages were left in this book. I don't know if kids are going to get how deluded the narrator is. If they do, then it's a funny book...if they don't then it's terrible. ( )
  agrudzien | Aug 4, 2013 |
If you are a fan of Diary of a Wimpy Kid or Big Nate you will like this book! It is even funnier! ( )
  dmiller70 | Jul 27, 2013 |
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Meet Timmy Failure, the founder, president, and CEO of the best detective agency in town, probably the nation. And his lazy sidekick, Total, a 1,500-pound polar bear.

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