‘Right! Stand by for orders to lower away. I’m going to take charge at the reception base. And don’t worry…This is one of my guaranteed foolproof plans. It can’t possibly go wrong!’ Term is over and, after a short camping expedition that leaves poor Mr Wilkins determined never to go through such an horrific experience again, Jennings is off to stay with his Aunt Angela. There, he meets Emma Sparrow who needs to hide her collection of stray animals from the exasperated caretaker. When Jennings comes up with a seemingly flawless plan, he congratulates himself on his quick thinking. But with Jennings at large, things can always be expected to go disastrously wrong! ‘fossilised fish-hooks!’
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A generation ago, Anthony Buckeridge was the equivalent of J K Rowling. His schoolboy hero, Jennings, was as much the talk of ten-year-olds as Harry Potter is now. Anthony Buckeridge was a headmaster and worked in the Fire Service during the war before becoming a full-time writer. Jennings featured in stories he used to tell his pupils.
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Book Description Armada Bks., 1977. Soft cover. Book Condition: Good. Spine tilted & creased. Covers rubbed, creased & marked. Pages tanned/foxed. Postage will be reduced. Bookseller Inventory # 031788
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