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Adults only / Morris Gleitzman.

By: Gleitzman, Morris [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: [Ringwood, Victoria] : Puffin Books, 2015Copyright date: ©2003Description: 175 pages ; 20 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780143308768.Subject(s): Only child -- Juvenile fiction | Loneliness -- Juvenile fiction | Abandoned children -- Juvenile fiction | Hotelkeepers -- Juvenile fiction | Friendship -- Juvenile fiction | Boys -- Juvenile fiction | Quakers -- Juvenile fiction | Islands -- Juvenile fiction | Loneliness in children -- Juvenile fiction | Families -- Juvenile fictionGenre/Form: Children's stories, Australian. | Children's fiction. | Teen fiction.DDC classification: [Fic.] Summary: Jake is an only child whose parents run an island retreat for adults. When he learns that the retreat is in financial trouble, Jake tries to help by organising entertainment for the guests involving a stale Easter egg hunt. Next he sends out an email inviting people to come to the island for free but the only visitors Jake attracts are 'the magazine people' from an exclusive travel magazine who create havoc. As punishment Jake must stay in his room for several days during their visit. It is during this time that Jake learns of the island's dark secret.
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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.

Jake is an only child whose parents run an island retreat for adults. When he learns that the retreat is in financial trouble, Jake tries to help by organising entertainment for the guests involving a stale Easter egg hunt. Next he sends out an email inviting people to come to the island for free but the only visitors Jake attracts are 'the magazine people' from an exclusive travel magazine who create havoc. As punishment Jake must stay in his room for several days during their visit. It is during this time that Jake learns of the island's dark secret.

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Suitable 8 - 12 Years

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