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The boyhood of burglar Bill

Author: Allan Ahlberg
Publisher: London : Puffin, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The boys from the bottom pitch, a great soup of boys play football. When the 'Coronation Cup' is proposed they put their heads together, pool their pocket money and get a team together. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary.
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Genre/Form: Children's stories
Fiction
Juvenile works
Children's fiction
Juvenile fiction
Children's fiction Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Allan Ahlberg
ISBN: 9780141382845 0141382848
OCLC Number: 75713237
Description: 180 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Allan Ahlberg.

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Coronation Year, 1953, and in Oldbury, a Coronation football competition is organized. It's Spencer's idea to get a team up - some of the players are good, and one of them is even a girl, but all of  Read more...

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'Allan Ahlberg is by far our best writer for the young' -- Telegraph

 
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