Philip Pullman - The Gas-Fitters' Ball (2nd Hand Paperback)
The New Cut Gang #2
The New Cut Gang is a group of urchins ranging from six-year-old Sharky Bob to thirteen-year-old Bridie Malone.
They inhabit the streets around Lambeth Walk and the New Cut, in 1892.
In this second adventure, £10,000 worth of silver is stolen from the Gas-Fitters' Hall and the New Cut Gang are immediately on the case.
They enlist the help of Orlando, the strongest man in the world, and the Gas-Fitters' Ball provides them with the perfect opportunity to expose the villain.
- Format : Standard 2nd Hand Paperback
- Condition : Good (Very slight tanning only)
- Category : Fiction - Children's Fiction
- Published : 1985 (This Edition 1988 - Puffin)
- ISBN : 9780140364118
- SKU : B002104
- PPC : LL220gm
- RRP : £4.99
- Quantity Available : 1 only.
"This is a delightful children's novel, well worked out and with some very funny scenes. Pullman could probably have written dozens of books of the adventures of Benny, Thunderbolt, the Peretti twins and the rest, if he hadn't gone on to even better things." - Goodreads Review.
Sir Philip Pullman, CBE, FRSL is an English author of high-selling books, including the fantasy trilogy His Dark Materials and a fictionalised biography of Jesus, The Good Man Jesus and the Scoundrel Christ. In 2008, The Times named Pullman one of the 50 greatest British writers since 1945.
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