The third title in a terrific fantasy series starring Johnny Maxwell, reissued in B format.
It's May 21 1941, thought Johnny. It's war. Johnny Maxwell and his friends have to do something when they find Mrs Tachyon, the local bag lady, semi-conscious in an alley ... as long as it's not the kiss of live. But there's more to Mrs Tachyon than a squeaky trolley and a bunch of dubious black bags. Somehow she holds the key to different times, different eras - including the Blackbury Blitz in 1041. Suddenly now isn't the safe place Johnny once thought it was as he finds himself caught up more and more with then ...
About the Author
Sir Terry Pratchett is one of the most popular authors writing in the UK today. He is the acclaimed creator of the Discworld(R) series, the first title in which, The Colour of Magic, was published in 1983. Worldwide sales of his books are in excess of 65 million, and they have been translated into 36 languages. He has written a number of titles for younger readers, including The Amazing Maurice and his Educated Rodents, which won the Carnegie Medal in the UK, and Nation, which was a Printz Honor Book in the US. He was awarded an OBE in 1998, and a Knighthood in 2009 for his services to literature.
"Enormously entertaining and contains more wry observations than you could shake a Heinkel at" * Daily Telegraph * "Thrilling and impressively funny" * Mail on Sunday * "Witty dialogue allied to thought-provoking ideas" * The School Librarian *
Series: Johnny Maxwell
Number Of Pages: 256
Published: 1st February 1997
Publisher: Random House Children's Publishers UK
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 19.7 x 13.4
Weight (kg): 0.2
Edition Number: 1