Ten sorry tales

by Mick Jackson

Publisher: Faber and Faber in London

Written in English
Cover of: Ten sorry tales | Mick Jackson
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  • Humorous stories, English.

Edition Notes

StatementMick Jackson, illustrated by David Roberts.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6060.A245 T46 2005
The Physical Object
Pagination173 p. :
Number of Pages173
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3464662M
ISBN 100571225489
LC Control Number2005434743
OCLC/WorldCa60835539

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The ten tales highlight the quirky side of life, with excellent illustrations to accompany the tales, including an illustration of the author himself. For me Ten Sorry Tales took A Roald Dahl type tale (twits, matilda) and developed it further.

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Ten Sorry Tales presents a collection of modern-day fables. From the child who sleeps for fifteen years, to the sinister sisters who prey on trespassers and the boy who brings butterflies back to life – Mick Jackson’s tales are by turns moving and gruesome, funny and dark.

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