Barry Loser #8: Barry Loser and the Birthday Billions

Shortlisted for the 2018 Scholastic Lollies Awards.

Billions of chuckles! Happy birthday to Barry! Or is it? Your fave champ of cheerfulness is all ready to celebrate. He’s got a ginormous pile of presents. Best of all, Mum and Dad have got him a Shnozinator 900: the amazekeel new gaming helmet that Barry (and everyone else) wants! It’s the best birthday present EVER. That is, until his baby brother breaks it. If Barry was really a loser, he’d lie down and cry. But no! He’s already got a cool plan to fix this teensy problem and get really rich. Seriously, nothing keeps Barry Winner down for long!

  • More hilarious antics with have-a-go hero Barry
  • Top series that’s won the Roald Dahl Funny Prize
  • Great for fans of Tom Gates and the Wimpy Kid
  • Author Jim Smith also won a 2017 Lollies Award

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    Jim Smith

    Barry Loser is the keelest author in the whole wide world amen. He’s so clever that he doesn’t even have to try that hard to write his books… Luckily Jim Smith is the keelest kids’ book spellchecker in the whole wide world!


    Winner of the 2013 Roald Dahl Funny Prize for I Am Still Not a Loser and the Lollies for Future Ratboy and the Invasion of the Nom Noms.

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