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Hank Zipzer: The Colossal Camera Calamity

By Theo Baker

A hilarious book based on the top-rated CBBC TV show Hank Zipzer about the adventures of a cheeky loveable hero.

Love the CBBC series of Hank Zipzer? Love this book! It is based on characters from the TV episodes and the bestselling series by Henry "the Fonz" Winkler and Lin Oliver. A dyslexia-friendly typeface makes reading easier. It’s school-photo time, which is the worst time of year for Hank Zipzer. No matter what he does, he always ends up looking like he’s just seen Miss Adolf dancing. Bleurg! This year, he’s determined to get it right. Unfortunately school bully Nick McKelty has other ideas…

  • The Hank Zipzer TV Show currently airs on ABC3!
  • In the TV show, Henry Winkler stars as Mr Rock the music teacher. Series also features comedy talent Felicity Montagu as Ms Adolf (Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa, I'm Alan Partridge, Bridget Jones' Diary, Nighty Night) and Neil Fitzmaurice as Hank's dad (Peepshow, Mount Pleasant) and Nicholas James as Hank.

About the author

Henry Winkler is an actor, producer and director. He is probably most famous for his role as The Fonz in the 1970s' 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: 9781406359732
Imprint: Walker Entertainment
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: August 1, 2015
Dimensions: 129 x 198mm, 128pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $11.99
New Zealand RRP: $12.99
Stock Level: Out Of Stock

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