• The Accidental Prime Minister

  • By: Tom McLaughlin
  • Narrated by: Ben Allen
  • Length: 4 hrs and 8 mins
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Publisher's Summary

When Joe tells a local news reporter exactly what he would do if he were leader of the country, the video goes viral, and Joe's speech becomes famous all over the world!

Before long people are calling for the current leader to resign and give someone else a go...and that's how an ordinary boy like Joe ends up with the most extraordinary job. Now the fun can really start!

Β©2015 Tom McLaughlin (P)2015 W F Howes Ltd

Critic Reviews

"A totally hilarious story, brilliantly written...with clear undercurrents of reality." ( Parents in Touch)
"Dramatises a common fantasy for many of us - what we might do if we were Prime Minister." ( Daily Telegraph)

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  • Katie Holland
  • 09-01-16

Theo age 9

I really liked it, it was funny at times and the prime minister was pretty stupid. It was a good book and I'd recommend listening to it or reading it.

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 06-04-19

Funny and heartwarming

So cool and an adventurous writing style, I strongly recommend this as I think it had so many different feelings

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  • DianeF
  • 06-08-17

Great tween story

Lovely story for tweens, silly but with a sensible message, very good. Not as vulgar as some complain about similar authors

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 04-05-19

Wow Cleo M

I loved it! It was amazing and i hope lots more people get to read it !!!!πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡·πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡²πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡²πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡²πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡²πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡²πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡²πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡²πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡²πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡·πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡·πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡·πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡·πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡·πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡·πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡·πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡·πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡·πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡·πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡·πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡·πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§

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  • Catherine Mahoney
  • 12-04-21

The overall part, idk 🀷‍♀️

I loved every moment of this book and have listened to it over 10 times, it cracks me up so much and AJ is absolutely hilarious 🀣🀣🀣 I really recommend to. People under the age of 13 for a good πŸ‘πŸ» laugh πŸ˜‚ thanks 😊 but actually I wapuld like to listen πŸ‘‚ to the next book on audible please thanks πŸ™

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  • Sue
  • 04-06-21

So funny!

You have to ignore the fact that in real life Britian the Prime Minister isn't some kinda unelected all powerful dictator, but when you get past that it's a very funny story, well written and well read with a positive message about being kind and having fun.

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  • sarah
  • 11-18-20

Good

I liked it the narration is ok but a great storyline overall amazing ,good

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  • miss rachel c oliver
  • 08-14-20

terrific!

Very easy going book; perfect for bed. a light hearted story line and a funny ending. Wonderful! Would Definatly recommend to a friend.

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  • R. Young
  • 05-27-20

Great book but no sound effects?

I like the story but the narration is average
Funny though it is very good

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  • K Fulford-Brown
  • 04-03-20

Good

This audiobook is very interesting yet it’s too quick to get into the story for me. Otherwise, it’s a great book.