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Beano Superstars – Calamity James

Meet the unluckiest boy in the world

Name: Calamity James

Age: He’s 9 years-old, going on 13…

Birthday: 1st November!

Best friend: Alexander Lemming, who is, er, a lemming

Worst enemy: His bad luck, which follows him everywhere. There really is no escape for James!

Prized possessions: Lucky rabbit’s foot, 4 leaf clover, photograph of a black cat crossing the road with its paws crossed. None of them are any use at all

Motto: My luck is changing!

Super skill: James never gives up, even when that would be the smartest thing to do

Family: James lives with his mum

Address: 13 Lucky Lane, Beanotown

Fact: Calamity James is the Squelchy Things’ favourite Beanotowner, because funny things are always happening to him!