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Johnny and the bomb

Author: Terry Pratchett
Publisher: London : Corgi, 1997, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When Johnny spends time with old Mrs Tachyon, a bag-lady, he discovers she seems to hold the key to different times, including the Blackbury Blitz in 1941. Suddenly Johnny finds time shifts beneath him and he is back in 1941. Johnny wonders how much changing the past can really change the future. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary.
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Genre/Form: Time Travel
Children's stories
Humorous fiction
Science fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Terry Pratchett
ISBN: 0552529680 9780552529686
OCLC Number: 43225072
Notes: Originally published: London : Doubleday, 1996.
Awards: Winner of Smarties Book Prize 9-11 Category 1996
Winner of Smarties Book Prize Silver Award 1996
Short-listed for LA Carnegie Medal 1997
Short-listed for Carnegie Medal 1997
Description: 237 pages ; 18 cm
Responsibility: Terry Pratchett.

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Johnny Maxwell and his friends go back to the time of the Blitz in 1941. This story features some of the popular characters who appeared in "Johnny and the Dead" and "Only You Can Save Mankind".  Read more...

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- "Enormously entertaining and contains more wry observations than you could shake a Heinkel at." --"Daily Telegraph" - "Thrilling and impressively funny." --"Mail on Sunday"

 
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