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The youngstars

Author: Ursula Jones
Publisher: Cheltenham : Inside Pocket, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Britain 1936. A teenage variety troupe is hauled around the country by their harsh and demanding 'maestro' Mr Piggott (known as 'the Pig'). The youngest of the troupe, the much put upon and stammering Ollie, secretly trains to be an acrobat to escape the Pig's clutches. The troupe descends on bustling, industrial Liverpool, where the Youngstars are about to give their biggest performance yet. And Ollie is in for the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Adventure stories
Children's stories
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ursula Jones
ISBN: 9780956712295 0956712290
OCLC Number: 769471688
Description: 367 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Ursula Jones.

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Britain 1936. A teenage variety troupe is hauled around the country by their harsh and demanding 'maestro' Mr Piggott (known as 'the Pig'). The youngest of the troupe, the much put upon and stammering Ollie, secretly trains to be an acrobat to escape the Pig's clutches. The troupe descends on bustling, industrial Liverpool, where the Youngstars are about to give their biggest performance yet. And Ollie is in for the shock of his life ... Suggested level: primary, intermediate.

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