Philip Ardagh spent his early years by working in an advertising agency. He worked as library assistant after he left his job in an advertising agency. While he was worked at the library, he got inspired to write children’s books. Awful End is the book that made him popular overnight. It was published in the year 2000. His writings are mostly humorous and funny. He has won several awards like Roald Dahl Funny award in the year 2009. He won for the seven to fourteen years category. He was given German Youth Literature Award that is Deutscher Jugendliteraturpreis. He also won Luchs prize. He got the award in Germany by Die Zelt newspaper.
Philip Ardagh is popular for creating wonderful and weird characters and settings. If you read his Brubtown books, you will enjoy each and every phrase. He is also a popular book reviewer. He has reviewed several children’s books. This knowledge has helped him to pen down several interesting and fascinating children’s books. He is married and has a son. He spends him time by spending equal for Grubtown and Tunbridge Wells. It is where he has grown his impressive beard. He was the guest editor for a leading website in May 2010.
The Grunts on the Run is illustrated by Axel Scheffler. It is a part of Grunts series. Philip Ardagh has written this book. It is about a family called Grunts. The story is hilarious. You will start to laugh as you read about the crazy family. It is mostly enjoyed by kids between seven and fourteen years age group. They would laugh from the beginning to the end as each page is written in humorous way. It is full of excitement, trouble and fun. When you follow the story, you can see the writer has added several jokes in the story.