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Operation kick butt

Operation kick butt

Daly, Niki

Alastair D'Arcy McDermott, otherwise known as Al, is less than thrilled at his holiday project: helping out at the local old people's home. How did he end up getting stuck with old Violet Rose and batty Major Maddocks? But then he meets the sinister Mrs Black, and the fun begins - Al's on his greatest mission yet

Book. English. Fiction 7+. Children's stories. General.
Published London: Hodder Children's, 2012
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Statement of responsibility: by Niki Daly
ISBN: 1444900935, 1444905295, 9781444900934, 9781444905298
Intended audience: Juvenile.
Physical Description: 176 p. ; 24 cm.

Accelerated Reading

Book Level: 5
Interest Level: MY
Points: 2
Quiz Number: 223749

Author note

Niki Daly lives in South Africa with his wife, the illustrator Jude Daly. He was written and illustrated many award-winning picture books, including Why the Sun and Moon Live in the Sky, which was a New York Times Book Review Best Illustrated Book of the Year. He won the Molteno Gold Medal Award for his contribution to English literature in South Africa.

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Alastair D'Arcy McDermott - otherwise known as Al - is less than thrilled at his holiday project: helping out at the local old people's home. How did he end up getting stuck with old Violet Rose and batty Major Maddocks? But then he meets the sinister Mrs Black, and the fun begins - Al's on his greatest mission yet ...

And don't miss the first story of Al's adventures, OPERATION ITCHY BUM.

Reviews

'Funny, entertaining story with surprises along the way.'||The fun never stops!||This is a fun, laughter-filled story... which reminds us of the value of those around us.