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Tom MacRae
Tom MacRae

Tom MacRae is best known as a scriptwriter for television, for which he has been nominated for a BAFTA. His work has been shown on both Channel 4 and BBC2. He has recently written several episodes for the new series of both Doctor Who and Miss Marple. His first book for children, The Opposite, was published by Andersen Press in 2006, and his second Baby Pie in 2009.


Elena Odriozola
Elena Odriozola

Elena Odriozola has had over 55 book published in her native Spain. Before turning to children's illustration, she worked in advertising. She illustrated the award-winning The Opposite.

The Opposite

(Paperback) - 07/06/2007


The Opposite RRP £6.99


Nate wakes up one morning to see The Opposite sitting on his ceiling. This impish creature manages to ensure that whatever Nate says, the opposite will be true. Nate tries to fix each thing as it goes wrong, but the opposite happens! The mess he's making soon gets him into trouble and it takes some very quick thinking, and a clever twist, for Nate to be able to get rid of The Opposite once and for all.

  • Paperback
  • Published: 07/06/2007
  • ISBN: 9781842705735
  • Other Editions: eBook
  • Age Range: 0+ years