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Titles by the Same Author

0224010859
Book:Turtle Diary:1975 Book
Author: Hoban, Russell
Year: 1975
Language: English
Type: Book
Publisher: Cape
Physical or Electronic: Physical
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0224020722
Book:Pilgermann:1983 Book
Author: Hoban, Russell
Year: 1983
Language: English
Type: Book
Publisher: Cape
Physical or Electronic: Physical
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0747579849
Book:Linger Awhile:2006 Book
Author: Hoban, Russell
Year: 2006
Language: English
Type: Book
Publisher: Bloomsbury
Physical or Electronic: Physical
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0747560226
Book:The Bat Tattoo:2002 Book
Author: Hoban, Russell
Year: 2002
Language: English
Type: Book
Publisher: Bloomsbury
Physical or Electronic: Physical
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0744575060
Book:Jim's Lion:2001 Book
Author: Hoban, Russell
Year: 2001
Language: English
Type: Book
Publisher: Walker Books
Physical or Electronic: Physical
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Book:Emmet Otter's Jug-Band Christmas:1971 Book
Author: Hoban, Russell
Year: 1971
Language: English
Type: Book
Publisher: World's Work
Physical or Electronic: Physical
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0437900371
Book:Tom and the Two Handles:1966 Book
Author: Hoban, Russell
Year: 1966
Language: English
Type: Book
Publisher: Worlds Work
Physical or Electronic: Physical
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Book:The marzipan pig:2020 Book
Author: Hoban, Russell
Author: Blake, Quentin
Year: 2020
Language: English
Type: Book
Publisher: Walker Books
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: Originally published: London: Jonathan Cape, 1986 Fallen behind the sofa, nobody hears the lost marzipan pig's cries for help. And, after many months, a mouse discovers him and eats him up, having never known such sweetness. But a longing to be loved passes from the marzipan pig to the mouse - who goes on to find the kind face and reassuring tick tick tick of a grandfather clock. And so begins a curious chain of events featuring a dancing owl, a glowing taxi meter, a buzzing bee and a pinky-orange hibiscus flower - all triggered by the little lost marzipan pig. Each encounter more wonderful and more romantic than the last, just how far will the marzipan's sweetness travel?
40 pages, illustrations (colour) ; 19 cm (pbk)
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Book:Ace Dragon Ltd:2016 Book
Author: Hoban, Russell
Author: Blake, Quentin
Year: 2016
Language: English
Type: Book
Publisher: Walker Books and Subsidiaries
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: Originally published: London: Jonathan Cape, 1980 From the inimitable duo of Russell Hoban and Quentin Blake, the pair behind the hilarious tales of Captain Najork, comes a story about a little boy, a fire-breathing dragon, and their sky-high adventure!
38 unnumbered pages, chiefly illustrations (colour) ; 28 cm (pbk)
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Book:How Tom beat Captain Najork and his hired sportsmen:2014 Book
Author: Hoban, Russell
Author: Blake, Quentin
Year: 2014
Language: English
Type: Book
Publisher: Walker Books
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: Originally published: London: Jonathan Cape, 1974 Tom likes fooling around and is rather good at it, much to the annoyance of his Aunt Fidget Wonkham-Strong. So one day this fearsome lady decides to teach Tom a lesson and summons Captain Najork and his Hired Sportsmen to play womble, muck and sneedball. Can it possibly end well for all concerned?
32 unnumbered pages, chiefly illustrations (colour) ; 28 cm (pbk)
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