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The terrible thing that happened to Barnaby Brocket

Author: John Boyne; Oliver Jeffers
Publisher: London : Corgi, 2015. ©2012
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Brockets are normal, boringly normal but from birth, Barnaby has been anything but normal - for starters, he defies gravity and floats. One day, the Brockets decide they've had enough, Barnaby has to go. Betrayed and frightened, Barnaby floats into the path of a special hot air balloon and begins a magical journey around the world.
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Genre/Form: Children's stories
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Boyne; Oliver Jeffers
ISBN: 9780552573788 0552573787
OCLC Number: 922032640
Notes: Originally published: Doubleday, 2012.
Description: 1 volume : illustrations (black and white) ; 20 cm
Responsibility: John Boyne ; illustrated by Oliver Jeffers.

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The Brockets are normal, boringly normal but from birth, Barnaby has been anything but normal - for starters, he defies gravity and floats. One day, the Brockets decide they've had enough, Barnaby has to go. Betrayed and frightened, Barnaby floats into the path of a special hot air balloon and begins a magical journey around the world.

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