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Dimanche Diller

Author: Henrietta Branford; Lesley Harker
Publisher: London : Young Lions, 1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Orphaned Dimanche Diller has been left a fortune which her new guardian, the wicked Valburga Vilemile, is determined to have; but luckily Dimanche has Polly Pugh to help her. Suggested level: primary.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Henrietta Branford; Lesley Harker
ISBN: 0006747485 9780006747482
OCLC Number: 31709283
Awards: Winner of Smarties Book Prize 6-8 Category 1994.
Winner of Smarties Book Prize 1994.
Description: 123 pages
Contents: Smarties Book Award winner, 6-8 years, 1995. "What children need is squashing down! What children want is flattening out!" Would you want a guardian who said that? Neither did Dimanche Diller, the orphan, but she had one Valburga Vilemile! And Valburga has more than a squashing planned for Dimanche. After all, it's only Dimanche who stands in the way Valburga wants above everything else --
Hilton Hall and the Diller family fortune. But Dimanche isn't easy to defeat --
so who will flatten who?
Responsibility: Henrietta Branford ; illustrated by Lesley Harker.
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When baby Dimanche is orphaned, Chief Inspector Bullpit advertises for any known relative to come forward. Unluckily for Dimanche, her real aunt does not see the message - but a bogus one does. So  Read more...

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