NEW Pre-Wrapped Gift Options
Save TIME this Christmas!
Love Christmas... but not the WRAPPING?
Christmas is always the busiest time of the year for most of us. Why not let us help out with some of the gift wrapping, for you?
Get a copy of the hilarious "Boy with the Saucepan Hat" (loved by children aged 4-9 around the world) PRE-WRAPPED in the paper of your choice! We've got 3 options to choose from, from plain and stylish to glittery gold ...and with FREE WRAP and postage, it's a BARGAIN!
SPECIAL DISCOUNTS for multiple orders (Buy a few copies for each of your children, nephews, nieces or grandchildren and SAVE EVEN MORE!)
Save time this Xmas! Pre-wrapped in Santa, Reindeer & Penguin Paper wrapping & 2 labels. 25 pages with Full Colour Illustrations.
Save time this Xmas! Pre-wrapped in Christmas Tree design brown paper & 2 labels. 25 pages with Full Colour Illustrations.
Save time this Xmas! Pre-wrapped in Iridescent Gold Foil with Bow wrapping & 2 labels. 25 pages with Full Colour Illustrations.
Looking for more designs or multi-pack discounts? See our DISCOUNTS for multi-buys here...
"READ IN to HELP OUT"
Welcome to the WHACKY world of Martyn Harvey, the NEW children's author who's hoping to knock David Walliams off the Christmas No.1 slot this year!
What's it all about?
Martyn Harvey released his first book "The Boy with the Saucepan Hat" in October 2019 and has been working on two follow-up books this year, as well as creating videos for YouTube, Instagram and Facebook.
"The Boy with the Saucepan Hat" has gone down a STORM with kids, parents and teachers but, when the Covid Lockdown started just after World Book Day in March, sales slumped.
"When we couldn't go into schools and do Author Visits, one of the main sources of income for self-published children's authors dried up - overnight!" says Martyn. "It's easy if you're a celebrity like David Walliams and have a major publisher and a massive marketing budget behind you but - for the rest of us, it's been a pretty tough year!"
Martyn has been helping out the local community by giving away FREE books to families in Eastham, where he now lives and has launched his own "one man campaign" which he's calling "READ IN TO HELP OUT" to kick off sales of his book in the lead up to Christmas.
"OK, it's not as huge as 'Code Name Bananas'..." says Martyn, referring to David Walliams' latest Christmas book, "...but everyone who's bought "The Boy with the Saucepan Hat" so far has loved it, so I'm hoping I can reach out to a whole new generation of readers this year!"
Throughout the Covid-19 pandemic, Martyn has been helping out by donating free books to local families and charities and has now recorded and uploaded a series of entertaining videos and story readings for kids to enjoy!
Get YOUR copy here!
25 pages with Full Colour Illustrations. Printed on 170 gsm silk finished paper. 198mm x 129mm
About the Book
When Oliver Todd wakes up with a Saucepan stuck firmly on his head, he thinks, at first that - surely things can't get any worse... or can they?
The Boy with the Saucepan Hat features a Boy and a Saucepan (obviously), some worried parents, a cute baby sister and a loyal best mate, Alan. This is a story about what happens when the unfortunate Oliver Todd takes his head and the saucepan (which is stuck on that head) to the local Accident and Emergency Department. It's one of Martyn Harvey's latest funny books for kids!
Hear Martyn Read It!...
Want to entertain the kids for a few minutes with a nice short, funny story?
Click (or Tap) the video image to hear Martyn read the story right now.
There are more short stories like this on SoundCloud.com and Martyn is also building up a repertoire of videos for children on YouTube. Full details on the FREE Stuff page or go to www.SoundCloud.com and search "Martyn Harvey"
Available to "ReAD IN RiGHT NoW!"
Yes - you can download and the read the book right HERE, right NOW!
Download and READ IN Now!
Download the whole book as an Adobe PDF (Requires Adobe Acrobat PDF Reader)Download
A few preview pages...
This is the story of Oliver Todd...
...who one night, went to bed... and woke up the very next morning, with... A saucepan - stuck on his head!Download
The doctor was curious:
"What have we here?" he said, poking and prodding poor Ollie. "If you wanted to keep the cold rain off your head..."Download
Let's fill up...
...the saucepan with Lard! If it's hot when we pour, it will fill every gap - we can pull when it sets nice and hard!Download
Dreaming of dragons
Funny things happen, in life, don't you know, and a couple of weeks or so later, young Ollie was dreaming of dragons again...Download
Want to HELP OUT a Charity?
Martyn Harvey has worked with Brain Tumour Research several times this year, including running the Liverpool Half Marathon, Writing a Poem for WEAR A HAT DAY, Judging a Children's Writing Competition and donating a portion of the profits from sales of The Boy with the Saucepan Hat
HELP OUT BRAIN TUMOUR RESEARCH
Charities have been hit hard this year, due to the Coronovirus lockdown and continuing limitations. To HELP OUT, Martyn is continuing to donate 1.00 pound for every book sold (5.00 pound if you buy a signed copy).
Buy it NOW on Amazon
It's now on sale at Amazon as both Paperback and eBook! If you have an account and prefer to purchase through Amazon, here's the link:
About the Author
New Author Martyn Harvey talks about illustrating his own books! Find out more...
More coming soon...
Mr Wibberley Wobberley's Amazing Flying Bicycle - Coming Soon!