Mrs Armitage Queen Of The Road
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Mrs Armitage Queen Of The Road

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When Uncle Cosmo buys himself a motorbike and gives Mrs Armitage his boring old car, it soon becomes obvious that her driving skills leave a lot to be desired. Mrs Armitage and Breakspear cause havoc bumping into bollards, bedsteads, lorries, a crane and bedoinging over some extremely uneven roads. As the bumper, the doors, the mudguard and even the roof disappear along the way, the car is transformed into a mean machine and Mrs Armitage becomes Queen of the Road!
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Product details

  • Paperback | 32 pages
  • 192 x 254 x 8mm | 140.62g
  • RED FOX
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • UK ed.
  • 32
  • 0099434245
  • 9780099434245
  • 47,909

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Join the madcap Mrs Armitage and her dog Breakspear on their third outlandish adventure. When Uncle Cosmo buys himself a motorbike and gives Mrs. Armitage his boring old car, it soon becomes obvious that her driving skills leave a lot to be desired. Mrs. Armitage and Breakspear cause havoc bumping into bollards, bedsteads, trucks, a crane and bedoinging over some extremely uneven roads. As the bumper, the doors, the mudguard and even the roof disappear along the way, the car is transformed into a mean machine, and Mrs. Armitage becomes Queen of the Road.
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"Blake's artwork is irresistible - a picture book that you'll go back to time and time again"
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"Blake's artwork is irresistible - a picture book that you'll go back to time and time again" * West Sussex Gazette *
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About Quentin Blake

Quentin Blake has been drawing ever since he can remember. He taught illustration for over twenty years at the Royal College of Art, of which he is an honorary professor. He has won many prizes, including the Hans Christian Andersen Award for Illustration, the Eleanor Farjeon Award and the Kate Greenaway Medal, and in 1999 he was appointed the first Children's Laureate. In the 2013 New Year's Honours List he was knighted for services to illustration.
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Rating details

232 ratings
3.87 out of 5 stars
5 31% (71)
4 38% (87)
3 23% (53)
2 6% (15)
1 3% (6)
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