Everybody in Jack's family seems to be brilliant - apart from Jack and his downtrodden dog Zero. Even his little sister can beat him at swimming. But Jack's uncle Parker has come up with a plan to make him and Zero shine: they'll pretend that Jack can tell the future! If only they could foresee what chaos the plan will cause . . . BLHelen Cresswell is the much-loved writer of over 40 children's books. She's the author of classics such as Lizzie Dripping as well as having adapted The Demon Headmaster for television. She has been runner-up for the Carnegie Medal four times.
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A sharp and very funny family saga - with loads of appeal for TV generation!
Fresh and contemporary reissues of an enduringly popular saga for children of 8 to 80!
Helen is a well-loved and popular writer of children's books. In November 2000 she won a Children's Bafta award for her writing and adaptation contribution to Children's TV!
The brilliant, bonkers, every day adventures of the Bagthorpe family
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Book Description Puffin, 1987. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0140311769