Tom Gates 20: Happy to Help (eventually) PB


by Pichon, Liz | Unclassified
Published 03/08/2023 by Scholastic in the United Kingdom as part of the Tom Gates series
Paperback | 256 pages

ISBN: 9780702326578 Category:


The top-of-the-class, extra special 20th book from multi-million

copy selling author and illustrator Liz Pichon.

A feel-good, laugh-out-loud, packed-with-pictures Tom Gates story!

It’s TIDY UP Saturday, but Tom is VERY busy relaxing and not helping

out much.

Until he spots the art box of his dreams in a shop window and

everything changes. He’s suddenly focused on earning extra pocket

money and helping with


But nothing quite goes to plan. Washing and shrinking Delia’s

clothes isn’t a good start. And the hours spent carefully cleaning

cars with Derek are ruined overnight when a storm hits Oakfield

Town, causing even MORE chaos.

At this rate it’s going to take a MILLION years for Tom to get

the art box of his dreams…

or will it?


Written in diary form

Every page STUFFED full of laughs, stories,

doodles and creative FUN

The Brilliant World of Tom Gates was

the winner of the Roald Dahl Funny Prize!

Perfect gifts for boys & girls who love to laugh themselves


The first series of The Brilliant World of Tom Gates

won the Scottish BAFTA for Entertainment!

Don’t miss Shoe Wars – the epic standalone

by Liz Pichon.

Additional information

Weight 0.26 kg