Andy and Terry live in the world’s craziest treehouse. They like making books and telling jokes. And now they’ve made the world’s funniest jokebook!
From bears to birds, penguins to pirates and skeletons to space, there are gags galore. Perfect for fans of the Treehouse series! A bumper book of hilarity and craziness, and the perfect Xmas stocking filler.
Q: What’s grey and powdery?
A: Instant elephant mix.
Clocking in at almost 300 pages, The Treehouse Joke Book by Andy Griffiths and Terry Denton is a compilation of hilarious jokes and riddles for children and adults. The Treehouse series may be aimed at children, but this joke book will not just humour kids — adults will find themselves laughing as well.
I’m almost 30 and I have no children and I found this book incredibly enjoyable. I laughed out aloud at many of the jokes, and when I next need to buy a present for a young child, this is what I’ll be getting them.
Here are a select few of my favourite jokes from the book:
Q: Why did Tigger go to the bathroom?
A: He was looking for his friend Pooh.
Q: Why can’t you hear a pterodactyl go to the toilet?
A: Because it has a silent ‘p’
Q: Why do some fish live at the bottom of the ocean?
A: Because they dropped out of school
The book is split up into sections — Bear Jokes, Sheep Jokes, Space Jokes, Food Jokes, Monkey Jokes, etc. There are 26 sections in total. Some jokes I’d heard before, but most of these were completely new to me.
Every single page of the book features some sort of illustration from Terry Denton, and they’re the perfect accompaniment to these jokes. His illustration style is unique and recognisable, that scratchy-looking drawing style that children love to look at.
Many of the illustrations feature further words, jokes or speech bubbles, so a child could spend hours reading this book because there’s so much in these pages for them to browse through. This book is well worth the $12.99 price tag.
Recommended for parents and children.
Thank you to the publisher for sending me a review copy in exchange for an honest review.
The Treehouse Joke Book
Andy Griffiths & Terry Denton
Pan Macmillan Publishers
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