The kitchen was a mess. Packets and jars had been flung around. Half the stuff in the fridge was on the floor. There was a trail of flour running through the passage.
For a second Jake thought one of the magazine people must have had an urge to make a cake and decided to do it in their room.
Or was someone else in the house?
Jake's an only kid. He's the only kid in his family. He's the only kid on his island. Or that's what he thinks . . .
About the Author
Morris Gleitzman grew up in England and came to Australia when he was sixteen. He was a frozen-chicken thawer, sugar-mill rolling-stock unhooker, fashion-industry trainee, student, department-store Santa, TV producer, newspaper columnist and screenwriter. Then he had a wonderful experience. He wrote a novel for young people. Now he's one of Australia's most popular children's authors.
For Ages: 9+ years old
Number Of Pages: 192
Published: 2nd July 2001
Dimensions (cm): 19.8 x 13.0 x 1.5
Weight (kg): 0.18
Edition Number: 1