Mr Gum and the Goblins
by Andy Stanton
Author: Andy Stanton
Who are the main character in the story?
Mr Gum, Friday and the Goblins children are the main characters.
What are they like?
Mr Gum is mean and nasty. Friday is a funny French character. The Goblin children like shiny things.
What happens in the story?
My Gum becomes the Goblin King and Friday and Polly have to go up Goblin mountain to save someone but there are problems ahead. Three steps to conquer.
Which parts did you like and why?
I liked it when Polly and Friday found out that the Goblin King was Mr Gum.
Which parts didn’t you like and why?
I didn’t like the part when the Goblins became children because it’s unreal.
How did the story make you feel?
It is a funny story. It made me laugh.
Were there funny and scary bits?
There were funny and scary bits.
What did the story make you think about?
Halloween because it has witches, goblins and trolls in.
Did you learn anything from the story?
Kayleigh Clark (The County High School) (11)
Yes. Try your best and you will succeed.