Badger on the Barge and Other Stories by Janni Howker (hardcover)


One of a series of top-quality fiction for schools, this is a collection of five stories which focus on encounters between young and old.
Miss Brady who lives with a badger on her barge and draws her young friend Helen into a plot to defy the suthorities; the old shepherd Reicker, an ex-Nazi, who helps to hunt a killer hiding in the hills; the reclusive Egg Man; Sally Beck in the topiary garden and Jackey the fisherman are the people of these stories. Each, in different ways, encounters and changes the life of someone much younger.

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SKU: 0435123130

Category: Primary (6-11years)