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Hank Zipzer 4: The World's Greatest Underachiever and the Lucky Monkey Socks

By Lin Oliver, Henry Winkler

The fourth book in the New York Times bestselling series about the hilarious adventures of a cheeky, loveable hero.

It's time for the annual school sports day: the most anticipated day of the school year. When Hank Zipzer is chosen for the school softball team, the pressure is on. Can Hank lead his team to victory ā€“ even though he thinks he's the worst athlete in the history of the world? Yes, he can! Thanks to his lucky monkey socks.

  • New York Times bestselling series from actor-turned-writer Henry The Fonz Winkler and acclaimed children's writer Lin Oliver
  • All new illustrations and fully Anglicized text, including new title (book previously called The Zippity Zinger).
  • An engaging, inventive hero for the reluctant boy reader

About the author

Henry Winkler is an actor, producer and director. He is probably most famous for his role as the Fonz in the 1970sā€™ US television sitcom Happy Days. But if you ask him what he is most proud of, he would say, "Writing the Hank Zipzer books with my partner, Lin Oliver." He lives in Los Angeles with his wife, Stacey, their three children and two dogs.

About the illustrator

Lin Oliver is a writer and producer of movies, books and television programmes for children. She lives in Los Angeles with her husband, Alan, and their three children.

ISBN: 9781406340518
Imprint: Walker
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: September 1, 2012
Dimensions: 129 x 198mm, 176pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $11.99
New Zealand RRP: $12.99
Stock Level: In Stock

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