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Dec 13, 2005
| 180 Minutes
| Middle Grade (8-12)
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Dec 13, 2005 | ISBN 9780307282439 | Middle Grade (8-12)
In this second Unlikely Exploit, Fergal McNally’s brain—last seen in a pickling jar in the basement of Sacred Heart Hospital—is stolen, and the remaining McNally children are mysteriously drawn to Fishbone Forest and the forgotten crumbling mansion that lies at its heart. Here they meet the terrifying teddy bear–clutching Mr. Maggs, who plans to make sweeping changes to the world . . . which is all rather unlikely, isn’t it? Packed with humor and excitement, this is another surefire winner.
When not writing silly books, Philip Ardagh is very serious indeed and frowns a great deal. He also sports a pair of those little round glasses brainy people often wear. His writes fiction and nonfiction for all ages, and his… More about Philip Ardagh
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