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Ben KaneAleksandr Orlov is businessman, website creator, movie mogul, boss of Sergei and now a mega-bestselling author. He comes from a long line of courageous meerkats originally from the Kalahari region.

Aleksandr Orlov has become one of the most loved figures in British culture and his catchphrase - Simples! - can be heard from the playground to the office. Written in his inimitable voice (as dictated to his sidekick Sergei), his autobiography offers the same humour as his TV ads, giving  the full story of his ancestor's ‘Journey of Courageousness’ from the Kalahari to Russia, the low-down on his life as entrepreneur and founder of and his love of grubs and cravats.

It was the number one Christmas bestseller in 2010, selling over half a million copies in the UK.


Aleksandr Orlov ''Hello peoples of UK! After discovery of lots of little boxes in mansion attic, we have made special treat: all six Meerkat Tales in one luxuriance box - lucky you! Now you can have the thrillsy experience of having complete set. Please be seat for bumper reading experience!'

From the publishers of A Simples Life comes this complete box set of six new meerkat tales, including: Aleksandr and the Mysterious KnightkatBogdan and the Big Race, Maiya in the Beautiful BalletSergei's Space AdventureVassily the King of Rock and Yakov Saves Christmas

BIBLIOGRAPHY: Bedtime Stories (Ebury Press, Random House UK, 2012; A Simples Life (Ebury Press, Random House UK, 2010)

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