If you love nothing better than to sit down with a really funny book and laugh out loud, make sure you check out Future Ratboy and the Invasion of the Nom Noms by Jim Smith, author of Barry Loser! It’s a brand new book in the Future Ratboy series and it’s out now. Click here to find out more!
A boy called Colin Lamppost was hiding in a wheelie bin one night with his cuddly bird toy when BAM! He was struck by lightning and it transported him millions of years into the future! Only thing is, during time travel Colin has turned into a mixture of a boy, a rat, and a TV AND his cuddly toy bird is now a real-life bird that says “NOT!” and can fly.
Future Ratboy and Not Bird now live in Bunny Deli, (a Burger Shop and orphanage for children of the future) with his new friends Bunny, Two-Face, Jam Jar, and Splorg. Future Ratboy and Not Bird want to go back home, but evil Mr. X has zapped his wheelie bin – oh no!
In this new adventure, Schnozville has been invaded by thousands of little bitey insects that are turning everyone into zombies! To save the day and get back Schnozville from the pesky insects, Future Ratboy, and his superkeel sidekick, Not Bird, must defeat the evil Mr. X and find his way home before it’s too late.
If you love books like Barry Loser, Tom Gates, Diary of a Wimpy Kid, and Captain Underpants, Future Ratboy and the Invasion of the Nom Noms is perfect for you! It’s packed full of really funny bits and cool illustrations. It’s great for readers aged 7 and up.