May Cause Irritation
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Author Jonathan Meres
Illustrator Donough O' Malley
Published on January 5, 2012
Published by Orchard books
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May Cause Irritation is the second book the World of Norm series created by Jonathan Meres. It was published on January 5, 2012.


NORM knew it was going to be one of those days when he woke and found himself standing a supermarket checkout, totally naked.

OK it's just a crazy dream. But is it a sign of things to come? Of a certain embarassing photo being posted on Facebook? Of revenge? And don't get Norm started on his perfect cousins, with their perfect manners and perfect grades...



OK, it’s just a crazy dream. But is it a sign of things to come? After all, the bad omens seem to be coming true. As well as Norm’s freaky dreams, there’s the shaming photo posted on Facebook – possibly by someone who wants revenge on him. And don’t even get Norm started on the visit from his perfectcousins, with their perfect manners and perfect grades. In Norm’s gloomy life, things are going from deeply unfair to seriously irritating!