Grandpa's great escape
by
 
Walliams, David, 1971-, author.

Title
Grandpa's great escape

Author
Walliams, David, 1971-, author.

ISBN
9780008135195
 
9780007494019

Personal Author
Walliams, David, 1971-, author.

Publication Information
London HarperCollins Children's Books, 2015
 
©2015

Physical Description
460 pages : illustrations, map ; 21 cm.

General Note
"Spitfire included* *Parachute not." --Cover.

Abstract
Jack's Grandpa wears his slippers to the supermarket, serves up Spam à la Custard for dinner and often doesn't remember Jack's name - but he can still take to the skies in a speeding Spitfire and save the day. An exquisite portrait of the bond between a small boy and his beloved Grandpa this book takes readers on an incredible journey with Spitfires over London and Great Escapes through the city in a high octane adventure full of comedy and heart. Illustrated by the award-winning Tony Ross.

Reading Level
For children.

Subject Term
Children's stories.
 
Senile dementia -- Juvenile fiction.
 
Spitfire (Fighter plane) -- Juvenile fiction.
 
Grandfathers -- Juvenile fiction.
 
Grandparent and child -- Juvenile fiction.
 
Nursing home care -- Juvenile fiction.
 
Escapes -- Juvenile fiction.

Genre
Adventure stories
 
Humourous stories

Added Author
Ross, Tony,

Format
Books


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