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by | Apr 2, 2020

Book of the Month: Super Happy Magic Forest and the Humongous Fungus

Five brave heroes, one epic quest… It’s time to head back into the Super Happy Magic Forest! This time, in an adventure-packed, fully-illustrated reading book, based on the award-winning and gloriously silly picture book series.

The Super Happy Magic Forest is the friendliest, most frolic-filled place in all the world, but very occasionally some evil-doer likes to come along and disturb the peace. That’s when our five brave heroes have to step up to save the day. Prepare for epic adventures, the odd picnic-break, and plenty of fun-filled frolics.

Laugh-out-loud funny and packed with amazing illustrations, this book is the perfect way to engage reluctant readers. It’s one to share with the whole family, with lots of giggles guaranteed for all ages, to ensure that you all stay super happy!

Win the book!

To celebrate its publication, we’re giving away three copies of Super Happy Magic Forest and the Humongous Fungus. For your chance to win, let us know what makes your child #SuperHappy. Simply comment on the competition post on the Oxford Owl Facebook page to enter.

UK residents only. Entry closes at 11.59pm on Sunday 26th April 2020.
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About the book

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Super Happy Magic Forest and the Humongous Fungus

Written and illustrated by Matty Long

Deep in the Super Happy Magic Forest an evil force has been secretly growing. What was once a minuscule mushroom is now a humongous fungus with an appetite for chaos.

All hopes rest on five brave heroes, only they have the power to stop the evil Fungellus before he and his toxic spores take over.

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About the author

Matty Long has a First Class Degree in Illustration and a Master’s degree in Children’s Book Illustration. His first published picture book, Super Happy Magic Forest, was released in September 2015. Matty likes robots, video games, and ketchup, but dislikes carrot mash, writing bios, and audience participation.


Book extras

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Super Happy Magic Forest

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There’s so much to see and talk about on every page of this hilarious story about five unlikely heroes (a unicorn, a gnome, a fairy, a faun, and a mushroom) who go on an epic quest to save their home, the amazing Super Happy Magic Forest!

Bursting with jokes and details to pore over, Super Happy Magic Forest is a hit with children and grown-ups alike!

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Super Happy Magic Forest: Slug of Doom

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Five heroes – a fairy, a unicorn, a faun, a gnome, and a talking mushroom – must go on an epic quest to find the potion before the Slug of Doom can drink it, but their quest won’t be easy. They must first navigate past dragon lairs, outwit cunning ogres, swim across deep rivers and work as a team if they are to succeed.

With so much to laugh at and explore on every single page, lovers of silliness, adventure, and all things magical won’t be able to get enough of Super Happy Magic Forest: Slug of Doom.

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Salty Dogs

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Set sail with the Salty Dogs on an adventure through the Pirate Islands in search of TREASURE. Their journey won’t be easy. They must outwit rival pirates, navigate stormy sea, and keep the poop deck clean if they are to become pirate legends!

A picture book that will appeal to the whole family, with incredibly detailed artwork packed with lots to see with each turn of the page.

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