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Issue Details: First known date: 2015... 2015 The Bad Guys
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Adaptations

form y separately published work icon The Bad Guys Etan Cohen , United States of America (USA) : DreamWorks Animation , 2019 13199847 2019 single work film/TV

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y separately published work icon The Bad Guys - Episode 1 Aaron Blabey , Lindfield : Scholastic Australia , 2015 8805481 2015 single work children's fiction children's

'They sound like the Bad Guys, they look like the Bad Guys . . . and they even smell like the Bad Guys. But Mr Wolf, Mr Piranha, Mr Snake and Mr Shark are about to change all of that!

'Mr Wolf has a daring plan for the Bad Guys first good mission. The gang are going to break 200 dogs out of the Maximum Security City Dog Pound.

'Will Operation Dog Pound go smoothly? Will the Bad Guys become the Good Guys?

'And will Mr Snake please spit out Mr Piranha?' (Publication summary)

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y separately published work icon Mission Unpluckable The Bad Guys Episode 2 Aaron Blabey , Lindfield : Scholastic Australia , 2015 9285838 2015 single work children's fiction children's

'The Bad Guys are back with a daring plan to rescue 10,000 chickens from a high-security cage farm!

'But how do you rescue chickens when one of you is known as The Chicken Swallower? Join the Bad Guys as they return for more dodgy good deeds with a new member of the team. And watch out for the super villain who might just be the end of them!

'Good deeds. Whether you like it or not.' (Publication summary)

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y separately published work icon The Furball Strikes Back Aaron Blabey , Gosford : Scholastic Australia , 2016 9297093 2016 single work children's fiction children's

'The Bad Guys are about to have a VERY BAD DAY! Mr Wolf and his bad, bad buddies have messed with the wrong guinea pig. And this nasty little furball wants revenge! Will they survive? Will they be heroes? And will they just stop trying to eat each other? It's time to put on your baddest pair of chuckle-pants and find out!' (Publication summary)

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y separately published work icon Apocalypse Meow Attack of the Zittens Aaron Blabey , Lindfield : Scholastic Australia , 2016 9910609 2016 single work children's fiction children's fantasy

'Its a ZOMBIE KITTEN APOCALYPSE! Should you panic? Should you cry? Should you poop your pants? NO! Just sit back and watch the fur fly as the worlds baddest good guys take on Mad Marmalades meowing monsters!' (Publication summary)

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y separately published work icon Intergalactic Gas Bad Guys Episode 5 Aaron Blabey , Lindfield : Scholastic Australia , 2017 10721519 2017 single work children's fiction children's science fiction

'The bad news? The world is ending. The good news? The Bad Guys are back to save it! Sure, they might have to borrow a rocket . . . And there might be something nasty in one of the spacesuits . . . And Mr Piranha might have eaten too many bean burritos . . . But seriously, how BAD can it be? How bad?! SUPER BAD. Its one small step for the Sort-Of-International-League-Of-Good-Guys-Guys. Its one giant leap for The Bad Guys.' (Publication summary)

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y separately published work icon Alien Vs Bad Guys Aaron Blabey , Lindfield : Scholastic Australia , 2017 11528966 2017 single work children's fiction children's fantasy

'One by one, the Bad Guys are vanishing. TAKEN by a creature with way too many teeth and far too many bottoms. 

'Is this the end? Maybe. 

'But will it be funny? You bet your butts it will!' (Publication summary)

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y separately published work icon Do-You-Think-He-Saurus?! The Bad Guys Episode 7 Aaron Blabey , Lindfield : Scholastic Australia , 2018 14045481 2018 single work children's fiction children's fantasy

'The dawn of time! Nothing on earth could rival the terrifying power of the dinosaurs. Except maybe that wolf over there...Yeah, the one standing next to the snake and the shark and that other sardiney-looking thing.

'Huh?!

'This is all wrong. This is all bad. This is all awesome. Its time to get your Jurassic on, baby. It's time... For the Bad Guys Episode 7!' (Publication summary)

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y separately published work icon Superbad Aaron Blabey , Lindfield : Scholastic Australia , 2018 15500571 2018 single work children's fiction children's

'The international league of heroes want you! 

'But what are they looking for exactly? Gigantic muscles? Super speed? Mind powers? Shape-shifting awesomeness? Possibly. but are they looking for a nude wolf? An unconscious piranha? A muffin-stealing snake? And a... toaster with a fin and really big teeth? Duh! why would you even ask that?!  Knuckleheads assemble. It's bad guys episode 8!'   (Publication summary)

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y separately published work icon The Big Bad Wolf Aaron Blabey , Lindfield : Scholastic Australia , 2019 15647107 2019 single work children's fiction children's

'THE SKY GOES DARK. THE CITY TREMBLES. THE SCREAMS BEGIN... and everyone’s favourite Wolf has a LOT of explaining to do. Big? Yep. Bad? You betcha. Unmissable? YESSSSSSSSSSS. But seriously, will someone tell those whiny Three Little Pig dudes to stop saying ‘We told you so’? Get under a table and put on a sensible helmet—this is BAD GUYS EPISODE 9!'

Source: Publisher's blurb.

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y separately published work icon The Baddest Day Ever Aaron Blabey , Lindfield : Scholastic Australia , 2019 17038812 2019 single work children's fiction children's

'All hail Crown Prince Marmalade! SURRENDER to his evil magnificence! KNEEL before his butt-handed glory! Or... like... DON’T!

'The BAD GUYS and even BADDER GIRLS might have been knocked down, but does that mean they’ll stay down? NO WAY, CHICOS! Whip out your war cry and pull on your party pants. It’s the ULTIMATE BATTLE between BAD and BAAAAAAD! It’s season finale time, playas!'

Source: Publisher's blurb.

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y separately published work icon Dawn of the Underlord Aaron Blabey , Lindfield : Scholastic Australia , 2020 18672607 2020 single work children's fiction children's

'They may look like Bad Guys, but these wannabe heroes are doing good deeds... whether you like it or not! This New York Times bestselling illustrated series is perfect for fans of Dog Man and Captain Underpants

'The Bad Guys - sorry, Shadow Squad-G - have finally saved the world from butt-handed evil. And now it's time to celebrate! But when one member of the team makes a shocking discovery, the party might be over sooner than everyone thinks...' (Publication summary)

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y separately published work icon The One?! Aaron Blabey , Lindfield : Scholastic Australia , 2020 19687731 2020 single work children's fiction children's

'Seriously WHAT is going on with Snake? Terrifying powers! Evil allies! Inter-dimensional doorways! WHAT IS HIS DEAL?! And thats not all! Why is Agent Fox suddenly so mysterious? Who IS she, exactly?! Dang it! We need answers! Wolf and the gang are back. And theyre even more confused than YOU. The Bad Guys EPISODE 12. IT WILL MELT YOUR BRAIN...' (Publication summary)

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y separately published work icon Cut to the Chase Aaron Blabey , Lindfield : Scholastic Australia , 2021 21070911 2021 single work children's fiction children's 'A MYSTERIOUS DOORWAY! (Sure, it's in a restaurant that serves poop, but that doesn't make it any less mysterious. OK?) Behold! What lies beyond?! An evil centipede? An alternate universe? A few decent explanations? VRRRING! NING! NING! NING!
'Hey, was that a CHAINSAW?! Let's see if you can read and run at the same time... GO! It's the BAD GUYS EPISODE 13.' (Publication summary)
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y separately published work icon They're Bee-Hind You Aaron Blabey , Lindfield : Scholastic Australia , 2021 22435749 2021 single work children's fiction children's

'They may look like Bad Guys, but these wannabe heroes are doing good deeds... whether you like it or not in this New York Times bestselling illustrated series.

'POP QUIZ! You are on the roof of a skyscraper. Every floor of that building has nasty things that just don't like you. And you REALLY need to get to the basement. Whaddaya do?! (And no, you can’t just join the B-Team and fly away in their glamorous new spaceship.) Think quick, chico, because the multiverse is getting worse! ' (Publication summary)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

First known date: 2015

Works about this Work

Aaron Blabey : Pig the Pug and Other Works of Breathtaking Genius Joy Lawn (interviewer), 2019 single work interview
— Appears in: Magpies : Talking About Books for Children , May vol. 34 no. 2 2019; (p. 14)
'There is an effortless cohesion in Aaron Blabey's work, because of the synergy between his illustrations and text that produces a real energy.' (Introduction)
Gift of the Blab Kelsey Oldham (interviewer), 2018 single work interview
— Appears in: Books + Publishing , October vol. 97 no. 4 2018; (p. 13)

'Aaron Blabey is the creator to the 'Pig the Pug' and 'The Bad Guys' series. Kelsey Oldham asks the author about his success.'

Gift of the Blab Kelsey Oldham (interviewer), 2018 single work interview
— Appears in: Books + Publishing , October vol. 97 no. 4 2018; (p. 13)

'Aaron Blabey is the creator to the 'Pig the Pug' and 'The Bad Guys' series. Kelsey Oldham asks the author about his success.'

Aaron Blabey : Pig the Pug and Other Works of Breathtaking Genius Joy Lawn (interviewer), 2019 single work interview
— Appears in: Magpies : Talking About Books for Children , May vol. 34 no. 2 2019; (p. 14)
'There is an effortless cohesion in Aaron Blabey's work, because of the synergy between his illustrations and text that produces a real energy.' (Introduction)
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