Poor Stainless(the Last Borrowers Story) : Poor Stainless; Paul's Tale
The story of a young boy Borrower who disappears whilst borrowing parsley. Also in this volume is "Paul's Tale" - the excitement starts when Paul finds a miniature man under the chicken house. Mary Norton is the author of "The Borrowers", "Bedknob and Broomstick" and "The Borrowers Aloft".
- Hardback | 80 pages
- 138 x 222 x 11mm | 209g
- 25 Aug 1994
- Penguin Books Ltd
- United Kingdom
About Mary Norton
Mary Norton was born in 1903 and brought up in a house in Bedfordshire, which was to become the setting for The Borrowers. First published in 1952, The Borrowers was an immediate success, winning the Library Association's Carnegie Medal. There followed four more Borrowers books: The Borrowers Afield (1955), The Borrowers Afloat (1959), The Borrowers Aloft (1961) and The Borrowers Avenged (1982). Poor Stainless was the last Borrowers story that Mary Norton wrote. She died in 1992.