Life in Bogeydom is full of snot, smells, slime, scum and other unspeakable things, and Bogeymen live under the ground revelling in allthe nastiness imaginable. Fungus the Bogeyman has ratings and 57 reviews. Manny said: President Trump has dispatched loyal American troops to search under the nation’. It got a bit messy on the set of a new adaptation of ‘Fungus the Bogeyman’, its stars tell James Rampton. James Rampton; Tuesday
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Fungus, and his wife Mildew, must disguise themselves as humans and journey ‘Up Top’ in order to try and persuade their rebellious son, Mould, to return home. Raymond Briggs at his very best — Fungus the Bogeyman is a delightfully, lovely story in all its disgustingly noxious glory.
The story s basically a day in the life of Fungus. Briggs continued to work in a similar format, but with more adult content, in Gentleman Jima sombre look at the working class trials of Jim and Hilda Bloggs, closely based on his parents. Paperback48 pages.
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There’s a lot of in jokes from the seventies which would probably go over the heads of moist of today’s kids, but they’ll still enjoy this rather squelchy look at bogeydom.
As he goes about his bogey business, the full horrors of bogeydom are revealed. However Fungus soon begins to question his purpose in life when his son Mould rebels against the rules of Bogey’s and when he is constantly getting caught by DryCleaners. This is the Phyllis of The Railway Bogdyman This section appears to contain trivial, minor, or unrelated references to popular culture.
Start your free trial. Kids will delight in the grossness, funngus often groanworthy bobeyman always delightful puns, and the wonderfully detailed art.
Trust my boss to get me a christmas present based on mucus, ogres, philosophical yearning, and children’s lit.
Tapping windows, tugging blankets, creaking stairs, making babies cry and hanging around graveyards are all in a nights work for the bogeyman. Aug 08, Lennox Nicholson rated it it was amazing.
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View all 18 comments. Over a period of decades, a number of attempts were made to make a film from the book, which was difficult given its lack of an actual plot.
Jun 06, Onion Budgie rated it it was amazing. Much loved classic from my childhood that, like Revenge of the Nerds, has stood the test of time while others have fallen away and would be an instant classic if released today. Feb 24, MacK rated it really liked it Shelves: I’d call this a child’s first graphic novel.
My FAQ of chapter headings yhe my guess re episode breaks. But even with me being a bit disappointed with and by Raymond Briggs’ Fungus the Bogeyman as a story, I would probably be giving it a high three star ranking and not the two stars I am at present considering if the textual presentation of the book were even somewhat easier on my aging eyes.
His first three major works, Father Christmas, Father Christmas Goes on Holiday both featuring a curmudgeonly Father Christmas who complains incessantly about the “blooming snow”and Fungus the Bogeyman, were in the form of comics rather than the typical children’s-book format of separate text and illustrations. Jan 21, Manny rated it really liked it Shelves: Nov 04, Manybooks rated it it was ok Shelves: But some of the younger might need their hand held during the first ten minutes of their first viewing.
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We even have a lesson in bogeymen relationships and it is all done with a deft touch of humour. Dean 3 episodes, I especially liked the Bogeyman questioning the purpose of his life throughout large portions of the text – it makes him real, in a way. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Fungus’ world and his daily life are indeed often minutely, engagingly and even in a strange way beautifully described and depicted and the accompanying illustrations are gorgeously drawn and actually, amazingly sparkle with their very and often intense general uglinessbut really and truly, for and to me, the constant and ever-present referrals to farting, vomiting, grottiness, slime, mould and the like does become rather frustratingly dragging.
This book sets out to remedy that. The friend who recommended it to me said: Keep track of everything you watch; tell your friends.
We have more or less straight comics, but also sections of pages treated as if they were notice boards, with text boxes pinned to them, “censored” text, charts, etc.
Jan 02, Deb Readerbuzz Nance rated it liked it Shelves: Fungus the Bogeyman by Raymond Briggs. Lists with This Book. It is sure to capture the imagination of the child through imagery fujgus indeed language.
This is a delightful, eccentric book, the sort of book that genuinely IS all-ages, a claim often made but rarely merited.