Johnny and the Bomb

Johnny and the Bomb

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Johnny Maxwell and his friends discover that Mrs Tachyon, the local bag lady, holds the key to different times, different eras - including the Blackbury Blitz in 1941. Suddenly now isn't the safe place Johnny once thought it was as he finds himself caught up more and more with then-SMARTIES PRIZE, SILVER MEDAL WINNERSHORTLISTED FOR THE CARNEGIE MEDAL AND THE CHILDREN'S BOOK AWARDshow more

Product details

  • 12-17
  • Paperback | 272 pages
  • 110 x 172 x 20mm | 158.76g
  • Random House Children's Publishers UK
  • Corgi Childrens
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0552551139
  • 9780552551137
  • 224,993

About Terry Pratchett

Terry Pratchett was the acclaimed creator of the global bestselling Discworld series, the first of which, The Colour of Magic, was published in 1983. In all, he was the author of over fifty bestselling books. His novels have been widely adapted for stage and screen, and he was the winner of multiple prizes, including the Carnegie Medal, as well as being awarded a knighthood for services to literature. He died in March more

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- "Enormously entertaining and contains more wry observations than you could shake a Heinkel at." --"Daily Telegraph" - "Thrilling and impressively funny." --"Mail on Sunday"show more

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