From the winner of the Roald Dahl funny Prize, the Red house children's book Award, the watershed children's book Prize and the Blue Peter best story book Award 2013, comes the seventh amazing instalment of Tom Gates' Adventures - now in paperback! Will Tom and his band DogZombies be lucky enough to win the rock weekly band battle competition? They just might be if they could find time to practice! But with Inspectors in the school, an amazing new cartoon on TV, caramel wafers to eat and a stray cat getting in the way, Tom's a bit too busy having fun!.
Liz Pichon studied graphic design and has worked as an art director in the music industry. Her freelance design work has appeared on a range of products and she has written and illustrated a number of picture books, including My Big Brother Boris. Liz is the author of the best selling TOM GATES series for 9+ readers, which has sold 600, 000 books in the UK alone and been translated into 28 languages. The first book in the series THE BRILLIANT WORLD OF TOM GATES won the Roald Dahl Funny Prize, The Red House Book Award Best Book for Young Readers and the Waterstone¹s Best Fiction for 5-12 year olds Prize. The fourth book in the series TOM GATES: GENIUS IDEAS MOSTLY won the Blue Peter Award for Best Story. In 2013, Liz Pichon was a World Book Day author with TOM GATES: BEST BOOK DAY EVER (SO FAR). Liz is married with three children and lives in Brighton.