A farmer challenges his three children to fill his barn using just one penny - the winner will inherit the farm. The two sons fail using feathers and candlelight, but the daughter, Penny, fills it with music and restores harmony to the family.
A farmer challenges his three children to fill his barn using just GBP1 - the winner will inherit the farm. The two sons fail using feathers and candlelight, but the daughter, Penny, fills it with music and restores harmony to the family.
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Born and educated in Enfield, North London, Geraldine McCaughrean is the youngest of three children. She worked at a London publishing house for ten years, and now works from home, in Berkshire. She has written around a hundred and sixty books, mostly for children. She has won numerous awards, including the Whitbread Book of the Year Children's Novel Award, The Guardian Prize, and the Carnegie Medal. Dancing with the Tsars is the eighteenth novel in Paul Howard's 'Ross O'Carroll-Kelly' series. Ross books - annual No 1 bestsellers - have sold over one million copies, are annually nominated for the Popular Fiction prize at the Irish Book Awards - where they have won the prize an unprecedented three times - and are also critically acclaimed as satirical masterpieces. One of the series - The Oh My God Delusion - was chosen as Ireland's favourite book in Eason's 125th birthday poll.
One Bright Penny by Geraldine McCaughrean
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The book has been read but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact and the cover is intact. Some minor wear to the spine.