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Mistakes were made

Author: Stephan Pastis
Publisher: Somerville, MA : Candlewick Press, 2020. ©2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : First movie tie-in editionView all editions and formats
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"My name is Failure. Timmy Failure. I am the founder, president, and CEO of the best detective agency in town, probably the nation. The book you are holding is a historical record of my life as a detective. It has been rigorously fact-checked. All the drawings in here are by me. I tried to get my business partner to do the illustrations, but they were not good. This book, and my life, are the inspiration for a new  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Humorous fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephan Pastis
ISBN: 9781536209075 1536209074
OCLC Number: 1083227122
Notes: "Now an original movie on Disney+" --Cover.
Description: 294 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Other Titles: Timmy Failure.
Responsibility: Stephan Pastis.

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"My name is Failure. Timmy Failure. I am the founder, president, and CEO of the best detective agency in town, probably the nation. The book you are holding is a historical record of my life as a detective. It has been rigorously fact-checked. All the drawings in here are by me. I tried to get my business partner to do the illustrations, but they were not good. This book, and my life, are the inspiration for a new movie, Timmy Failure: Mistakes Were Made. It's true. Now, in addition to being the best detective in town, probably the nation, I am also a movie star. My greatness knows no bounds."--Back cover.

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Hilarious no matter your age

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2020-05-05) Excellent Permalink

The kids have  probably seen the movie; now they can read the book.  This delightful story of Timmy Failure, a terrific detective (if he does say so himself) is full of crazy situations, clever word-play, and self-deprecating humor.  "Wimpy Kid" lovers will delight in this story. ...
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