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The Boy with Wings: Attack of the Rampaging Robot

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Written by: Lenny Henry
Illustrated by: Keenon Ferrell
Publisher: Macmillan Children's Books

An Ordinary Kid on an Extraordinary Adventure

Tunde Wilkinson is an ordinary kid. He has awesome friends, sometimes embarrassing parents and needs to be careful his wings don’t get in the way on the football pitch.


Oh yeah, Tunde is also a secret superhero.

When a new kid starts at his school and is better than him at everything, not even Tunde’s friends seem on his side. Does this new kid have a connection to the shady Facility? And can Tunde figure it all out before an evil robot destroys their town?

Take flight with Tunde in this exciting new Boy With Wings adventure!

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The £1/€1.50 books are also available in braille, large print & audio via Guide Dogs, NCBI, RNIB and Calibre Audio. If you require one of these formats, please get in touch with the following contact numbers closer to World Book Day:

RNIB – Braille & audio versions (UK) 0303 123 9999
Guide Dogs – Large print (UK) 0345 143 1000
Calibre Audio – Audio versions (UK) 01296 432 339
NCBI – Braille, audio, large print (Ireland) 01 8642266 (or email

    About the Author

    Lenny Henry

    Lenny Henry has been a comedian since the age of 16. He has risen from being a star on children’s television to becoming one of Britain’s best known comedians, as well as a writer and award-winning actor, most recently starring in The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power. Lenny is a co-founder of Comic Relief which has raised over £1bn to support disadvantaged people in the UK and the world’s poorest communities. He also campaigns for diversity in TV and wants to write children’s books “because children of every age need to see themselves in the stories they love”.

    His brilliantly funny adventure stories The Boy with Wings and The Book of Legends are available now.


    Photo Credit: Jack Lawson

    Lenny Henry

    About the Illustrator

    Keenon Ferrell

    Keenon Ferrell

    Keenon Ferrell is an illustrator and animator based in New York. He makes artwork inspired by music, fashion and sports. He also has a love for storytelling, fantasy and history which can be seen throughout his work. He’s the illustrator of The Boy With Wings and The Book of Legends.


    Photo Credit: Carey MacArthur

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