Bobby Blake on the School Nine
"[...]station platform, and they all disliked him thoroughly because of his mean and ugly disposition. Bobby and Fred had had several squabbles with him when he had attempted to bully them, but their quarrels had never yet got to the point of an actual fight. But just now, as he strode up to them, it looked as though a fight were coming. Bobby was a plucky boy, and though he never went around looking for trouble, he was always willing and able to take his own part when it became necessary. But Ap was a great deal bigger and heavier than he, and just now had the advantage of the whip. So that Bobby's breath came a little faster as Ap came nearer. But he never thought of retreating, and faced the bully with an outward calm that he was very far from feeling.[...]."
- Paperback | 150 pages
- 152.4 x 228.6 x 7.37mm | 244.94g
- 13 Mar 2015
- Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
- United States
- black & white illustrations